“A charming Trojan Horse of a book While this slim book is ostensibly a guide to cracking the cult of the puzzle in Microsoft’s hiring practices, Poundstone manages to sneak in a wealth of material on the crucial issue of how to hire in today’s knowledge-based economy.
How Would You Move Mount Fuji? delivers on the promise of revealing the tricks to Microsoft’s notorious hiring challenges. But, more important, Poundstone, an accomplished science journalist, shows how puzzles can — and cannot — identify the potential stars of a competitive company….
Poundstone gives smart advice to candidates on how to ‘pass’ the puzzle game…. Of course, let’s not forget the real fun of the book: the puzzles themselves.”
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Free download How would you move Mount Fuji?: Microsoft’s cult of the puzzle : how the world’s smartest companies select the most creative thinkers / by William Poundstone