The Google Resume

The Google Resume

How to Prepare for A Career and Land A Job at Apple, Microsoft, Google, or Any Top Tech Company

Book - 2011
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"The information you need to land the tech job of your dreams Whatever your industry, there's no denying the desirability of the perks and salary enjoyed by employees at Google, Microsoft, Amazon, Apple, and other top tech companies: casual attire, free and unlimited sodas (or even food), flexible hours, onsite luxury gyms, and funky offices. Yet getting a position at such a company is far from assured. Hiring processes and requirements are unique, and the competition is stiff. The Google Resume gives you the only book available on how to win a coveted spot at one of these top national tech firms. If you're a student, you'll learn what to study and how to prepare while in school, as well as what career paths to consider. If you're a job seeker, you'll get an edge on your competition by learning about hiring procedures and making yourself stand out from other candidates. Covers key concerns like what to major in, which extra-curriculars and other experiences look good, how to apply, how to design and tailor your resume, how to prepare for and excel in the interview, and much more Author was on Google's hiring committee; interned at Microsoft and Apple; has received job offers from more than 10 tech firms; and runs, a site devoted to tech jobs Get the only comprehensive guide to working at some of America's most dynamic, innovative, and well-paying tech companies with The Google Resume."--Provided by publisher.
Publisher: Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, c2011
ISBN: 0470927623 (hardback)
9780470927625 (hardback)
Branch Call Number: 650.142 MCD
Characteristics: vii, 280 p. ; 23 cm


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Apr 13, 2016

Just a job hunting book. A poor one. The author just used the word "Google" to catch your attention. There are many good job hunting books and websites out there.

Jun 25, 2014

Interesting book for people who look for a job in IT companies. A lot of useful information, not just examples of resume.


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