9-2-22: $127.51 9-2-21: $173.90
Team I’m currently on is going through a reorg. I’m only 4 months in at AWS. Manager says I’m way ahead of schedule in development. Have been assured job isn’t in jeopardy. Just would love insight on how reorgs work? Are you presented with... — read more
It's not like this is the only company I've worked for that has a problem with favoritism. However, it has become widespread here and managers no longer even hide the fact that they give unfair support to certain employees while they treat others... — read more
That's a nice preview of what'll be coming our way very soon.
How much was Amazon involved in this? https://www.axios.com/2022/08/01/corporate-america-strikes-back
This will accelerate plans for layoffs. The leadership is in panic mode since they're not used to seeing the numbers drop this way. Just look at the price increases and additional fees and whatnots they've been adding left and right. Major cuts are... — read more
Amazon aggregator SellerX, which is worth over $1bn and has secured the backing of investors such as BlackRock and Sofina, has laid off staff — as a wave of layoffs sweeps the industry. SellerX, based in Berlin, has cut around 28 jobs, a person... — read more
I guess the feeling of being PIPed is awful, maybe even worse than being laid off, if only because of the uncertainty. It wouldn't surprise me if those who were put through PIP were put under so much more pressure and intentionally overwhelmed that... — read more
A lot of my coworkers are considering quitting due to everything that's been going on. I understand that being the first reaction when faced with the lack of job security for the first time in a while, but you should not follow that first instinct... — read more
I can't be the only one who's worried about the coming months? The way things have been going, we'll be looking at major layoffs before the end of the year. I wish I was wrong and overreacting and if somebody wants to explain to me why this is not... — read more
This is he-l on earth. How can a company be allowed to treat us this way? We are not robots. We are people. What they're doing to us is inhumane. If you are thinking of joining an Amazon warehouse, run as far and as fast as you can. I honestly don't... — read more
Any talk of rescinded offers, hiring freezes, workforce reduction, or layoffs within AWS or Amazon amid recession?
Amazon's retail business will hire fewer people than it had initially planned for this year as it grapples with slowing growth and rising costs, Insider has learned. Amazon's Worldwide Consumer team, which manages everything from the retail giant's... — read more
I was informed that I am officially in PIP!!! I have two months from now to get out of PIP by meeting the outlined goal(s). I've been with Amazon for 2.5 years and my next vest is due in about 2.5 months (I am getting $30K). Anyhow, here is the... — read more
We PIP 5% of the workforce every year. It's a given. WE DO NOT FEAR CUTS? Almost all of us have PTSD due to this though.
There will be a lot of people leaving soon, there are a lot of RSUs that will vest this week. Cheers!
Red badge amazonian here. I was told yesterday that I will be put in focus. I have some interviews lined up but not very confident as I have not interviewed for a job in 10 yrs. I'm being treated for anxiety, depression for over a year. I'm a... — read more
Just wanted to hear some thoughts on this. I'm currently at a remote position with a small company making $105k. I have 6 years of experience and interviewed at Amazon for a remote L5 role. I did not feel that I did very well at the interview, and... — read more
Does anybody know if corporate will be hit with layoffs any time soon?
Amazon employees need a union. I just hope enough of us are brave enough to keep voting for it. There is a reason why the company spent MILLIONS to try to bust our efforts to unionize in the first place. That should be enough of a sign to people how... — read more
Everybody is thinking about Bezos and nobody is thinking about hundreds of thousands of employees who will be affected if the company fails. You're basically cheering for people who are barely making ends meet to lose their livelihoods because you... — read more
They might say they're not planning any layoffs, but everybody should know better than that. Amazon looks to cut costs after first loss in seven years sends stock careening... — read more
A recent WARN notice states Amazon is closing four stores in New York. Among the closers are Amazon 4-Star, book and pop up stores, according to the New York State Department of Labor Office of Dislocated Workers... — read more
As somebody who has been with Amazon for five years, I feel sorry for all of those who're hoping to get a job here. I don't know how this place gets the good rep it gets (other than in the warehouses, of course) but it's not as good as you think it... — read more
It will destroy your physical and your mental health. I've seen them fire a guy two days before he was supposed to get his sign-on bonus. That's the one case I witnessed but that's happening all over. That's how low they are willing to stoop. They... — read more
What is the future of Amazon warehouse hiring? How can they last when it is close To 100 percent turnover each year ?
I want to join Amazon but can't relocate. Does Amazon allows permanent WFH for Software Engineers even if COVID is gone?
I hope there are people who visit this forum who can help me out. I work at MGM and we were just officially acquired by Amazon. We were told not to worry as there will be no layoffs related to the acquisition. Can we trust that is true? I'm worried... — read more
There is a rumor swirling around that all warehouse associates are getting pay raises in April any word on this ?
Amazon plans to close all locations of its Pop Up, Amazon Books and 4-star stores, the company confirmed to CNBC. Over the years, the e-commerce giant has launched an array of brick-and-mortar concepts, from supermarkets to retail stores... — read more
Company will raise its maximum base pay from $160K to $350K. Great news for tech and corporate workers, no comment about that. What about the rest of us though?
JB needs to pay for the new yacht...remember? https://www.usatoday.com/story/money/shopping/2022/02/03/amazon-prime-fee-increase/6655300001/
That's why Amazon workers can't get a union... https://www.msn.com/en-us/money/companies/rotterdam-bridge-to-be-dismantled-for-jeff-bezos-yacht/ar-AATrzED?ocid=BingNewsSearch