A former Amazon executive turned Airbnb host in Seattle is offering people the chance to attend a mock interview for a job at Amazon.
The five-hour process costs around $4,600. Candidates are interviewed and then given feedback about the impression they gave. This includes details on whether they would be hired or not.
One person who attended the mock interview, and left a review on Airbnb, described it as “intense.”
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An Airbnb host in Seattle is offering mock Amazon interviews for $4,600.
The Seattle “experience” was listed by a host identified as Nick. Nick appears to be Nick Dimitrov, a former Microsoft executive who cofounded Amazon Game Studios in 2013, according to Airbnb and his LinkedIn profile.
Dimitrov now runs Amazon Bound, a company founded last year to “help prepare job applicants to interview effectively with Amazon,” his LinkedIn says.
Twitter user Dan Ports was among the first to spot Dimitrov’s Airbnb listing. He tweeted:
Airbnb now offers “experiences”, where someone will show you a traditional local activity of the city you’re visiting. In Seattle, that turns out to mean…https://t.co/TtmB99Zxbx
— Dan Ports (@danrkports) August 6, 2019
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