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The Resource Are you smart enough to work at Google? : trick questions, zen-like riddles, insanely difficult puzzles, and other devious interviewing techniques you need to know to get a job anywhere in the new economy, William Poundstone

Are you smart enough to work at Google? : trick questions, zen-like riddles, insanely difficult puzzles, and other devious interviewing techniques you need to know to get a job anywhere in the new economy, William Poundstone

Label
Are you smart enough to work at Google? : trick questions, zen-like riddles, insanely difficult puzzles, and other devious interviewing techniques you need to know to get a job anywhere in the new economy
Title
Are you smart enough to work at Google?
Title remainder
trick questions, zen-like riddles, insanely difficult puzzles, and other devious interviewing techniques you need to know to get a job anywhere in the new economy
Statement of responsibility
William Poundstone
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Presents answers and solutions to some of the weirdest and most challenging interview questions and discusses the importance of creative thinking and how to beat your competition in today's job market
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Poundstone, William
Dewey number
650.14/4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HF5549.5.I6
LC item number
P678 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Employment interviewing
  • Employee selection
Label
Are you smart enough to work at Google? : trick questions, zen-like riddles, insanely difficult puzzles, and other devious interviewing techniques you need to know to get a job anywhere in the new economy, William Poundstone
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [261]-275) and index
Contents
Outnumbered at the Googleplex : what it takes to get hired at a hyperselective company -- The cult of creativity : A history of human resources, or why interviewers go rogue -- Punked and outweirded : how the Great Recession mainstreamed bizarre interview questions -- Google's hiring machine : how they pick the one to hire out of the 130 who apply -- Engineers and how not to think like them : the value of keeping things simple -- A field guide to devious interview questions : decoding the interviewer's hidden agendas -- Whiteboarding : the art of the visual solution -- Dr. Fermi and the extraterrestrials : how to estimate just about anything in sixty seconds or less -- The unbreakable egg : questions that ask "how would you--?" -- Weighing your head : what to do when you draw a blank
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 290 p.
Isbn
9780316099974
Lccn
2010048628
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn688643445
  • (OCoLC)688643445
Label
Are you smart enough to work at Google? : trick questions, zen-like riddles, insanely difficult puzzles, and other devious interviewing techniques you need to know to get a job anywhere in the new economy, William Poundstone
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [261]-275) and index
Contents
Outnumbered at the Googleplex : what it takes to get hired at a hyperselective company -- The cult of creativity : A history of human resources, or why interviewers go rogue -- Punked and outweirded : how the Great Recession mainstreamed bizarre interview questions -- Google's hiring machine : how they pick the one to hire out of the 130 who apply -- Engineers and how not to think like them : the value of keeping things simple -- A field guide to devious interview questions : decoding the interviewer's hidden agendas -- Whiteboarding : the art of the visual solution -- Dr. Fermi and the extraterrestrials : how to estimate just about anything in sixty seconds or less -- The unbreakable egg : questions that ask "how would you--?" -- Weighing your head : what to do when you draw a blank
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 290 p.
Isbn
9780316099974
Lccn
2010048628
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn688643445
  • (OCoLC)688643445

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