How is googliness in Google is different than being peculiar at Amazon?

Amazon Gaps
Aug 11, 2018 11 Comments

I am preparing for a google interview, anytips from ex-amazon folks now in google would be helpful

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  • Oath OPnd70
    Just act like Big Head from Silicon Valley and you'll fit right in...
    Aug 11, 20180
  • Amazon / EngonMyWay
    It isn’t. Corporate meaningless shit
    Aug 11, 20180
  • Dell Rorschach
    Googliness? Is that the koolaid they drink?
    Aug 11, 20180
  • Amazon boomsh
    Don't be an amhole
    Aug 11, 20180
  • Amazon / ProductAllSaints
    Typically other companies like Amazonians for their work ethic, thoroughness, and enjoyment of punishment. They don’t care for the asshole-quotient. In a recent interview I had, an SVP expressed mild concern that I was “too Amazon” and asked how I felt about being less aggressive.
    Aug 14, 20180
  • Amazon Mango!
    Dont use amazon leadership principle
    Aug 12, 20180
  • Amazon odVN70
    Does Facebook and Microsoft have a word like that too?
    Aug 12, 20181
    • Microsoft rounding
      It’s called growth mindset at Microsoft. Sounds like we got it from a McKinsey consultant
      Aug 12, 2018
  • Amazon cnnm16
    Peculiar doesn't mean anything. I think there is some value to LPs though in terms of getting a huge organization to think alike to some degree. Idk if Google has a similar concept or not
    Aug 12, 20180
  • Amazon / EngHsjdjsjw
    In Amazon it means you have to be cheap AF.
    Aug 12, 20180
  • Amazon Poordude
    Thanks all, any inputs from folks that moved form amazon to google
    Aug 12, 20180

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