Amazon defended itself against Representative Mark Pocan (D-Wis.) in a fascinating tweet exchange–one that any business owner should study as an example of what not to do.
Representative Pocan tweeted
Paying workers $15/hr doesn't make you a "progressive workplace" when you union-bust & make workers urinate in water bottles. https://t.co/CnFTtTKA9q— Rep. Mark Pocan (@repmarkpocan) March 25, 2021
Amazon inexplicably responded:
2/2 We hope you can enact policies that get other employers to offer what we already do.— Amazon News (@amazonnews) March 25, 2021
Let’s parse this response:
“You don’t really believe the peeing in bottles thing, do you?” The reality is, Amazon has a bad reputation.
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