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

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Little, Brown, Jan 4, 2012 - Business & Economics - 304 pages
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You are shrunk to the height of a nickel and thrown in a blender. The blades start moving in 60 seconds. What do you do? If you want to work at Google, or any of America's best companies, you need to have an answer to this and other puzzling questions.

ARE YOU SMART ENOUGH TO WORK AT GOOGLE? guides readers through the surprising solutions to dozens of the most challenging interview questions. The book covers the importance of creative thinking, ways to get a leg up on the competition, what your Facebook page says about you, and much more. ARE YOU SMART ENOUGH TO WORK AT GOOGLE? is a must read for anyone who wants to succeed in today's job market.

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User Review  - trilliams - LibraryThing

I found this book on sale for $4. It said it had insanely difficult puzzles. I bought it for those puzzles. It did not have those puzzles. It's mostly "somewhat-difficult"/"rather tedious" puzzles or ... Read full review

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User Review  - Draak - LibraryThing

This was a fun, insightful and creative book that really gets you thinking. It was fun to get a group of people together, read the question and sit back and listen to the answers. I won this from Goodreads. Read full review

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About the author (2012)

William Poundstone is the author of twelve books, including How Would You Move Mount Fuji? and Fortune's Formula, which was Amazon Editors' pick for the #1 nonfiction book of the year in 2005. He has written for the New York Times, Harper's, Harvard Business Review, and the Village Voice, among other publications. He lives in Los Angeles.

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