3-5 page paper for mgmt
The company we’re researching is Google. This is a well known company known for its simplicity in searching the internet. This company started with some money from investors and became one of the best sites on the internet because of the “dotcom” boom. Google is used to research anything that has website or an image and it has recently expanded to Google earth and its own email. If you’ve been on the internet since around the 2000 you have almost definitely heard of the search engine Google which now has over 3 billion searchable documents and over 21 million users per month. Google has had a very unique start before it came to be as big as it is now. In 1998 its office was in a garage in California when Stanford computer students started the search engine known as Google. Google’s mission statement has always been to take nothing seriously except for searching, meaning that Google will always be known as an easy search engine.
Google is on CCN’s website in the top ten for best companies to work for. Google states that as a search engine it puts its users first and in company headquarters Googleplex puts its employees first. The Google Company prides itself on its simplicity and its hard workers. Google has 12,580 employees in the states and 7,013 outside of the United States. This company also attracts 770,000 applicants a year because of Google’s great structure and how well they treat their employees. Google expects its employees to have a lot of teamwork involved and seems to be a very close knit community and as of this year have 350 opening available throughout the Unites States as well as 35 different locations throughout the States. Google’s revenue in 2007 was 16,594 million. Some internal aspects of Google would be mainly there small company feel even though Google is such a big company now; they have weekly street hockey games and a company chef who formerly worked for The Grateful Dead. Google...
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