Amazon cuts hundreds of jobs from its Seattle HQ due to ‘overstaffing’

Photo via Nick Youngson CC BY-SA 3.0 Alpha Stock Images on Blue Diamond Gallery under the Creative Commons License

The Verge reports: “Amazon is cutting several hundred corporate employees from its Seattle headquarters and global operations, reports The Seattle Times. The cuts are mostly from the consumer retail division and come as rapid growth has reportedly left some of Amazon’s various departments over budget, and some teams overstaffed. Amazon is the second largest US-based corporate employer.”

Read more