1. Amazon to Retrain a Third of Its U.S. Workforce  The Wall Street Journal
  2. Amazon plans to retrain 100,000 employees  CNN
  3. Amazon plans to spend $700 million to retrain a third of its US workforce in new skills  CNBC
  4. Amazon Commits $700 Million to Retrain Workers in New Skills  Bloomberg
  5. Amazon to spend $700 million re-training 100,000 employees with digital skills  CBS News
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Amazon.com on Thursday unveiled plans to retrain a third of its U.S. workforce to help its employees move into more advanced jobs or find new careers.Amazon.com on Thursday unveiled plans to retrain a third of its U.S. workforce to help its employees move into more advanced jobs or find new careers.

Amazon has announced that it will spend $700 million to retrain 100,000 of its US employees by 2025. That figure amounts to spending around $7,000 per employees on roughly a third of its workforce in the US.Retraining employees as the specter of automation looms.

Amazon to spend $700 million retraining a third of its US workforce by 2025 - The Verge

Amazon has said that it's investing $700 million over a six year period to "upskill" 100,000 employees, representing a third of its U.S. workforce. Amazon has said that it's investing $700 million over a six year period to "upskill" 100,000 employees, representing a third of its U.S. workforce. 

Amazon commits $700 million to 'upskill' a third of its U.S. workforce by 2025 | VentureBeat

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Amazon to spend more than $700M on training for about a third of its US workforceAmazon to spend more than $700M on training for about a third of its US workforce

Amazon to train third of US workforce with technical skills - The Washington Post

Jeff Wilke, Amazon's worldwide consumer CEO, likened the program to grad schoolJeff Wilke, Amazon's worldwide consumer CEO, likened the program to grad school

Amazon to spend $700 million re-training 100,000 employees with digital skills - CBS News