The banner atop the Google Careers portal caught my eye back when I was one of 3 million hungry applicants: “Do Cool Things That Matter.” It speaks at once of the tech industry’s casual hipness and its passionate purpose. It spoke to me.
"Working at Google Seemed Like a Dream Job. The Reality Has Been a Tedious, Pointless Nightmare." is from the October 17, 2017 Business section of The Washington Post. It was written by Grant Lindsley and narrated by Sam Scholl.