Who pays better? Amazon vs. Microsoft Job Offer Comparison

Today I’d like to share a case study of a software engineer who had received offers from both Amazon and Microsoft. This case study is based on proprietary data I have collected. I have changed the numbers slightly to protect confidentiality, but the data are consistent with multiple offers I have seen. Amazon Offer: Job title: Software …

Ace Your Amazon Interview Boot Camp — Grab a Spot Now

Based on the number of 1-on-1 coaching requests I have been getting, Amazon’s recruiting activities have increased significantly in the past 4 weeks. To help you prepare for Amazon interviews, I have revamped my boot camp to take it to another level. You’ll get: 3-month access to weekly live group interview practice, Q&A with me for a …

Secret of People Who Always Get Job Offers

Hot off the press — I just pressed the “publish” button, and my newest book Secret of People Who Always Get Job Offers is now available on Amazon.com This book was inspired by my answer to a question on Quora.com. It received over a quarter million views in a very short period of time. After …

Announcing: Amazon Interview Boot Camp

Amazon is going to hire 50,000 people across its HQ2 cities. Additionally, Amazon will continue to hire aggressively in Seattle and its many locations across the globe. Amazon’s recruiting machine is picking up steam in a big way. The time to getting ready is NOW. When you complete the boot camp, you’ll be much ahead of …

Latest learning on Amazon Web Service (AWS) job interviews

In the past several months, I have coached several clients to secure offers from Amazon Web Services (AWS) in several roles: Software Development Engineer, Software Development Manager, Business Development Manager, Technical Program Manager (TPM), Solution Architect and Senior Financial Analyst. AWS is on fire. And it’s hiring like crazy. Here is a few key things …

Amazon Interview Updates: July 2018

It has been a while since my last email update. I have been busy. After a slowdown between November 2017 and Feb 2018, Amazon’s interview activities have increased significantly. As my coaching clients continue to report their job offers, here is what I have learned from my coaching clients: Amazon Web Service is hiring aggressively. …

Amazon Prime Day Offers and Interview Questions

The #1 Amazon Leadership is Customer Obsession. You might be looking for a job at Amazon. Or you might be one of my interview coaching clients who are working at Amazon now. Either way, you should take advantage of the Prime Day offers to save money. But, more importantly, you should ask “why, why, and …

My Paysa.com guest column career advice articles

I’m honored to be a guest columnist for the fast-growing Paysa.com. Below is a list of recent career advice article I published on Paysa: How to nail your Amazon job interview Should you move to Seattle or Austin from the Bay Area? Is Product Management a more lucrative career than software engineering? 5 quick tips …

Create your own Amazon Hustle website

Action #1: Get a web hosting account and create your own WordPress powered Amazon Hustle website Our first action is to create a WordPress website/blog. You have 2 ways of doing this: Option 1: Self-hosted WordPress Site. This means you will open a web hosting account, manage and maintain your WordPress site yourself. This is …