"'The goal is to encourage folks to take a moment and think about what they really want,' he wrote in the letter. 'In the long-run, an employee staying somewhere they don't want to be isn't healthy for the employee or the company.'
Bezos said the offer is made under the headline 'Please Don't Take This Offer.' Amazon will offer to pay its associates to quit once a year.
The company has experimented with this program in recent years, but rolled it out to its 40,000 warehouse employees in January, according to a company spokeswoman."The program raises interesting questions, the most important of which is: How much damage can an unhappy employee cause to a company in terms of poor work and the associated costs, morale damage, schedule disruption due to absenteeism. . .