Latest graduates nonetheless covet jobs on Wall Avenue or at prestigious consulting corporations. However high-profile tech corporations are additionally on their quick lists of potential employers.
Amazon, for instance, shot up in recognition amongst enterprise and engineering college students, in keeping with a brand new survey from Universum, a analysis and consulting agency.
The net retail large ranked quantity 13 on this yr’s checklist of most fascinating employers for enterprise college students, up from quantity 26 final yr. It additionally elevated its profile amongst engineering college students, rising to the 10th spot from quantity 13 final yr.
“Amazon is climbing the checklist like loopy,” says Universum’s Jonna Sjövall, managing director, Americas. “It is stealing votes from Fb, Google, and Apple.”
The curiosity in tech corporations is not new. Google has held onto the primary spot for each enterprise and engineering college students on Universum’s checklist for years, due to its high-profile model, perk-laden office and fame for…