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Day One Careers Podcast

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Amazon Interview Process - A Hiring Manager's Perspective
In this episode, I am sharing my view on Amazon Interview Process from a hiring manager's perspective. For a great selection of interview prep resources that helped folks land L5-L7 jobs at Amazon, head over to
January 20, 2021
Amazon Interview Questions & Answers #3
In this episode, I answer the following Amazon Interview questions: What's the best way to repeat an example during an Amazon interview? How should a fresh graduate pick situations? What, if anything, can be made up? Is it ok to tell an interviewer that you don't have an appropriate example? What happens during an Amazon interview debrief? If you think this episode will be useful to someone else, please do share with your friends and colleagues. For a full set of Amazon interview preparation resources, check out
January 17, 2021
How To Answer Amazon Interview Questions About Failures
In this episode, I share my insights as an ex-Amazon hiring manager on how to answer Amazon interview questions about failures. If you are interviewing with Amazon, feel free to check out my behavioural interview preparation products and coaching services at
January 13, 2021
Amazon Interview Questions and Answers #1
Amazon interview coming up? Get everything you need to prepare at! This is our first Q&A episode where I answer questions from our Day One Careers Discord channel (
October 29, 2020
Amazon Interview Tips from an ex-Amazon Hiring Manager
Check us out at! I've been a Hiring Manager and an interviewer at Amazon for over 3 years. In this episode, I share my general tips on Amazon Competency-based Interview process and successful preparation strategies. This episode is loosely based on the article that I posted in August 2020 (
October 27, 2020
Amazon Interview Coaching: Dive Deep #2
In this episode, I run a coaching session on Dive Deep (again). My biggest pieces of feedback to the candidate are around (1) making sure to mention the scalable impact of solutions and (2) avoiding the pitfall of coming across as lucky when solving problems (I draw a distinction when being lucky if "good" and when it's "bad"). Check us out at :)
October 27, 2020
Amazon Interview Coaching - Earn Trust
In this episode, I run an Amazon Interview coaching session on Earn Trust. While the candidate's story was strong, it would have been a better fit to Insist on the Highest Standard LP. As usual, I offer detailed feedback on how to improve the flow and make sure that the candidate remembers to focus on important details that showcase his experience. === Check us out at :)
October 23, 2020
Amazon Interview Coaching - Dive Deep
In this episode Day One Coach runs an interview prep session on Dive Deep. The most important piece of feedback to the candidate's response is that you need to ensure that you're answering a question that is actually being asked. We hope you enjoy this conversation and come back for more. === Check us out at :)
October 23, 2020