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Top 8 Questions Collegiates Ask About PowerReviews

Holy cow, is it November already?  It seems like we just kicked off PowerReviews college fair recruiting campaign, yet several career fairs later our team has invested over 140 hours in interviews alone!  We’ve met with some of the best and brightest university talent to identify our December 2011 and May 2012 hires.  You think I joke?  Check out our interview whiteboard getting updated by a power-house recruiter.

 

 

A career fair is like a software trade show.  You’ve got people looking to invest in a solution that will fulfill their needs and enable them to reach future goals.  Imagine all the top software companies competing against each other for future talent.  So what makes us different from the others?  The people behind a solution that addresses two of the most important areas of technology: Cloud and Social.  So as a new college graduate, you get to directly influence the future of global social commerce.

 

 

Top questions asked about PowerReviews at College Career Fairs

1.        What do you do?

PowerReviews provides an essential social stack solution that changes the way consumers make purchases online.

2.       Do you hire interns?

Yes, this summer we had software development, sales engineering, sales and marketing interns.

3.       What kind of software do your developers use?

PowerReviews is a java shop

4.       Do you hire recent graduates for positions other than developers?

Yes, in all of our departments

5.       Where are you located?

Off Union Square in San Francisco close to all public transportation

6.       How many people do you have?

86 and counting

7.       When was the company founded?

In 2005 by 2 Stanford alumni – their first hires were 2 recent college grads from Stanford

8.       What do you like about the company?

Here’s a few reasons mentioned by our employees on Glassdoor.com

  • Experienced management team
  • Diverse
  • Location- heart of city
  • Young
  • Growing market and growing market share
  • Big family feeling
  • Personal life comes first
  • Work hard play hard
  • Challenging work

 

 

Sound compelling?  We think so and so does our competitor!  Apply to PowerReviews today.

 

The PowerReviews team +1 (Bazaarvoice recruiter)

 

 

Author:

Sara oversees PowerReviews HR and Recruiting as Director of Human Resources. Prior to PowerReviews, Sara was a principal at Evolve Staffing a HR/ Recruiting boutique firm dedicated to serving companies at all levels of maturity from early stage to Global 1000. Her clients included BigFix, an IBM/Tivoli company, Samsung, Netsuite, CallTower, Enkarta and Peachtree. Sara has a BA from Miami University and an SPHR-CA.

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