26 Jan '11, 5am

Wanted: 6,000 staff for Google

SAN FRANCISCO - Google, owner of the world's most popular search engine, plans to hire at least 6,000 people this year as the company fights off rivals such as Facebook. The hiring pace should make 2011 the biggest year for employee growth in company history, Mr Alan Eustace, senior vice-president of engineering and research, said in a blog post. Google, which had 24,400 people at the end of 2010, hired more than 4,500 last year, making that year second only to 2007, when the company added more than 6,000. "I joined Google more than eight years ago - when we had barely 500 employees," said Mr Eustace. "While there have been many changes, Google is still the same entrepreneurial company it was when I started, encouraging Googlers to take on big ideas and high-risk, high-reward opportunities." Google last week reported earnings and revenue that far exceeded expectations. But...

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