Amazon's new programme to prepare students from top B-schools for leadership roles
Amazon launched its flagship leadership development programme 'Amazon Future Builders Program' for students enrolled in premier B-Schools in India including IIMs, ISB and XLRI starting with the financial year 2021 final placement season.
The programme allows students to gain ample experience across Amazon's businesses through a two month 'incubator' period. Then there will be a 24-30 months period where they gain domain expertise in particular 'Lines of Business' (LoBs). The in-depth business experience will be augmented with learning, training, networking, and mentorship opportunities.