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About Amazon

About Amazon

Amazon is guided by four principles: customer obsession rather than competitor focus, passion for invention, commitment to operational excellence, and long-term thinking.

2018 Letter to Shareholders

To our shareowners: Something strange and remarkable has happened over the last 20 years.

30,000 permanent jobs available across the country

The largest job fair in the U.S. will feature Amazon Career Day events in Arlington, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Nashville, and Seattle.

What a teenage survivor wants you to know about cancer

The Amazon Goes Gold campaign is all about raising awareness of childhood cancer. We asked an Amazonian and his daughter to share what they learned about facing a grim diagnosis and how people who want to help can make a difference.

What a longtime Amazonian told his daughter before her Amazon interview

SPOILER: He shared the same advice he'd given to strangers - a key tip for anyone aspiring to work at Amazon.

New robots, new jobs

Innovation is opening up new career paths in Amazon warehouses.

Skills today for tomorrow’s jobs

Amazon pledges to upskill 100,000 U.S. employees by 2025 through programs like Amazon Technical Academy.

Take a tour of Amazon

You can tour an Amazon Fulfillment Center at 23 locations across North America, as well as tour our headquarters in Seattle, WA. Come see where we work!

Our Upskilling 2025 programs

As part of Upskilling 2025, Amazon is building on the success of its current programs as well as creating new training opportunities for employees across the United States.

6 things that make Amazon a "Best Workplace for Innovators"

Innovation takes place as a part of everyday work. Everyone at Amazon is a builder, and everyone is here because of their desire to deconstruct, and create, on behalf of our customers.

Select awards & recognition

Since day one we have strived to be the Earth’s most customer centric company, so we’re always excited to be recognized for the work we do on behalf of customers.

Amazonians bring their parents to work

Each year thousands of parents visit Amazon campuses during Bring Your Parents to Work Day, but how much do they know about their child's job?

Amazon to fund robotics and computer science courses in more high schools

Donation is part of Amazon Future Engineer, a childhood-to-career program that works to inspire and educate millions of children and young adults from underserved and underrepresented communities.

Can I watch YouTube on Fire TV?

The official YouTube app is now live on compatible Fire TV devices.
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Watch a new Amazon warehouse as it's built

Rare video footage provides a bird's-eye-view of the construction of YOW1 in Ottawa, Canada.

5,000 reasons why Nashville and Amazon are a perfect match

See why Amazon picked 'Music City' as the home for our new Operations Center of Excellence.

Free returns with no box, tape, or label needed

Amazon makes returns even easier with thousands of free drop off options for millions of items.
Diversity and inclusion
Amazon’s mission is to be the earth’s most customer-centric company, and this mission is central to our work in diversity and inclusion.
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