• Amazon to cowl 100% of faculty tuition for U.S. hourly workers

    Amazon mentioned Thursday it should supply to pay 100% of faculty tuition for its 750,000 U.S. hourly workers.

    The e-commerce big is following the lead of different giant U.S. firms which might be dangling perks comparable to training advantages or extra pay to woo staff in a decent job market.

    Beginning in January, Amazon mentioned, it should cowl the price of faculty tuition, charges and textbooks for hourly workers in its operations community after 90 days of employment. It should additionally start overlaying highschool diploma applications, GEDs and English as a second language certifications for workers. Operations staff embody workers