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8. Amazon.com
Top 50 rank: 7

The Internet's largest retailer runs several recruitment programs. One called Pathways targets MBA candidates interested in operations leadership -- hires do a 36-month rotation that includes working at one of the company's fulfillment or customer service centers.

There's also a network targeting exceptional women in technology.

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Last updated March 09 2011: 1:07 PM ET
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