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Our culture
Our Leadership Principles empower us to be owners and innovators while maintaining our customer centricity. We’re willing to take risks – innovating requires failing.

What a catastrophic injury can’t take away

Kevin Blackburn thought he would never work again, but a nonprofit partnership with Amazon gave him a second chance.

Amazon now employs more than 21,000 veterans and military spouses in the U.S.

Company on track to surpass pledge to hire 25,000 veterans and military spouses by 2021.

What's it like to interview at Amazon?

Discover our peculiar interview ways, what to expect, and how to prepare.

Learning tech skills in a dogsledding town

How Amazon is helping increase access to computer science education for teachers and students in remote Alaskan villages.

Our global offices

We've grown a lot over the last 20 years, with corporate offices around the world.

How Amazon hires

The story (and song) behind Amazon’s Bar Raiser Program

Our internship program

Find out what we look for and what role interns play, here at Amazon.

Blind since birth, writing code at Amazon since 2013

Michael Forzano said he has a good “mental map of the structure of the code,” which allows him to help colleagues and provide unique feedback to his team.
More stories

The surprising way one Amazon warehouse tour ended

See how a fulfillment center tour and a flash of inspiration led to a new career.

How a door became a desk, and a symbol of Amazon

Today, Amazon offices around the world are filled with door desks, based on Bezos’ early design.

Tour an Amazon warehouse

Go behind the scenes to learn how Amazon gets your packages to you so quickly.
Committed to a sustainable future
Amazon is making big changes to protect the planet.
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