It's got a bowling alley, a piano in the lobby, a T-Rex skeleton, and eighteen cafeterias. It might sound like a theme-park, but it's the Googleplex, a.k.a. Google headquarters, located in Mountain View, California.
This extremely enlightened workplace, which features a slew of employee benefits like a free shuttle to work, laundry services, and even haircuts, might sound like an un-productive paradise, but the benefits are actually put in place to offset all the hard work and dedication of the employees.
So says an article in the Summer issue of UMBC Magazine, where Computer Science alumni Jeffrey Burgan '83 (pictured), Sandor Dornbush '06 (pictured), Jeetendra M. Soneja '04, and Robert Banz '95 talk about what it's like to work for Google.
Check out the article here.
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