Jeff Bezos hired this Amazon applicant ‘on the spot’—here are the 2 interview questions he asked
People always want to know how I got Jeff Bezos to take a chance and hire me to work directly for him at Amazon in 2002.
Initially, I hadn’t thought about applying to Amazon. When I was growing up in Redmond, Washington, most of my friends’ parents were tech executives, and while they made good money, their lives didn’t look particularly fun to me. But many of my classmates were graduating without job offers, so I felt as if I should explore all options.