Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) is a behemoth that continues to expand its collection of businesses, spanning from online and brick-and-mortar sales to, of course, the largest cloud computing services unit around. And Amazon is hiring employees by the ocean liner. In the past year, the company has raised its headcount by over 65%. And this has been a growing trend with hiring increasing by nearly 50% for the prior years of 2015 and 2016, and hiring increased another 65% for the full 2017 year. Click here to read more at //investorplace.com .