October 23, 2021

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Amazon hired half a million new employees last year, and now it wants 125,000 more employees

Amazon hired half a million new employees last year, and now it wants 125,000 more employees

The world’s richest man, Jeff Bezos, resigned from the head of the online store Amazon just two months ago. Leave the company in excellent condition. Last year, at the height of the coronavirus pandemic, its sales reached record levels — nearly $390 billion, up 38 percent year over year. And it’s doing well this year, too.

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Hundreds of thousands of new jobs

The result of good management of the company was that it succeeded in one year Create more than half a million jobs. It’s moving in a similar way today. I announced it a few days ago Plans to hire 125,000 new employees. These are mainly employees of logistics centers in the USA.

The company is trying to address the hiring policy by raising wages. In May alone, she raised her hourly wages to about $17, Now he’s talking about $18 an hour. In some operations, it provides hiring bonuses of up to several thousand dollars.

They want to deliver the goods on the day of the order

Amazon is seeking to expand its plans by hiring new employees. The key is Managed to deliver merchandise to loyalty club members on the day it was ordered. That’s why it is constantly Increases the number of logistics operations, warehouses and airport centersWhich in parallel requires a continuous increase in the number of employees.

“When you look at our financial results, you actually see long-term cumulative results Inventing a new business model. Right now, I consider Amazon to be the most innovative of all, and it’s the perfect time for my decision,” J. Bezos told the Financial Times before leaving the company.