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Google Rethinks Hiring Process
2013-06-21 10:54:42

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online In the early days, the folks at Google made themselves an example of a new age; a few people with an idea and a few lines of code could build a billion dollar company. They took this even farther with their unorthodox thoughts on how a business should be run. Employees were given time during the week, while on the job, to work on their own pet projects. This, of course, later meant Google would have to begin shuttering many services...

2012-08-11 08:33:38

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online In addition to the free haircuts, gourmet food, fitness classes, laundry service, car washes, and in-house medical care Google reportedly offers to employees, the company has apparently rolled out death benefits that will pay half of that individual's salary to a significant other for a 10-year period. The revelation came during an interview with Google Chief People Officer Laszlo Bock, which was conducted by Forbes Staff Writer...

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