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Pssst! Want Job Referrals? Bribe Me.
Ask The Headhunter, July 17th, 2020
A Startup Is Selling Referrals for Jobs at Facebook, Google, and Amazon

Seth King writes, "If you're looking for a job at a tech company like Facebook, Amazon, or Google, you're probably also looking for a referral. Just buy one. Rooftop Slushie, a website created by the makers of the anonymous tech forum Blind, has facilitated more than 11,000 referral purchases since launching last year, Daniel Kim, the site's product manager, told OneZero..."

Nick's take:

"What do we know about a company when its employees will openly take bribes for referrals to their boss about a job? ..."

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