Jeff Bezos’ first job for Amazon clocks 25, the post gets viral

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Published by Lokendra Sharma on 24 Aug 2019

The job opening was posted 25 years ago.Jeff Bezos’ shared the advertisemetn on his Instagram account.

 

“Who would’ve felt that following 25 years you will end up multiple times more extravagant than the individual who made the OS of the computer you were utilizing. Damn! Incredible!” read the comments on the viral post.

 

Jeff Bezos, the world’s richest man and CEO of  Amazon, has recently took to his social media to share the very first employment advertisement he had posted for his at that point new business 25 years prior. Dated August 22, 1994, the promotion was posted when Bezos had not concluded the name of the platform, which is currently the world’s biggest online business commercial center.

Looking for “extremely talented C/C++/Unix designers”, the advertisement was shared by Bezos on his Instagram handle alongside a subtitle that read, “I posted our first job opening 25 years back today when I hadn’t chosen the name Amazon yet. Feels like yesterday.”

 

As indicated by a CNBC report, the advertisement was posted on Usenet, an online open public board and discussion system began in 1980. The promotion reemerged via social media after it was shared by a TV anchor Jon Erlichman and later by Bezos himself.

It didn’t take long for the post to turn into a web sensation and trigger a buzz via social media with many communicating interests over the individual who at last landed the position. Besides, some likewise applauded Bezos and called his success “Legendary”. “Who would’ve felt that following 25 years you will end up multiple times more extravagant than the individual who made the OS of the PC that you were utilizing. Damn! Unbelievable!” read a large comment on this viral post.

 

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