Stanford University
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Prospectors panning for gold in higher education can strike it rich at Stanford University. The school is one of the premier educational institutions in the US, boasting respected programs in business, engineering, law, and medicine, among others. Stanford serves some 15,300 students and a student-teacher ratio of about 6:1. A private institution, Stanford is supported through an endownment of more than $12 billion, one of the largest in the US. The university was established in 1885 by Leland Stanford Sr., who made his fortune selling provisions to California gold miners...More

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Pros: Great place to work. Was paid for rehearsals. Full Review

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Interview Details – Put candidates through six panels of twelve interviewers per panel in one day. One panel offered lunch but was unable to eat as I was being interviewed with non-stop questions while the 12 panel members ate their lunch. Questions from all panel sessions consisted of similar canned interview…Full Interview

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Each set of questions throughout the day were pretty much the same so by the end of the day creativity was an absolute necessity. Answer Question

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Great Colleges to Work For, The Chronicle of Higher Education and ModernThink LLC, 2013
100 Best Companies, Working Mother Magazine, 2012

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