This is Haseeb Qureshi.
Qureshi said you need referrals to even get your foot in the door at Silicon Valley tech companies.
Seriously: You need someone who knows you to give you a referral if you want a call back.
Tech companies compete for people — hard.
According to Qureshi, when more than one Silicon Valley giant wants to hire you, money is no object.
You can read Qureshi's full blog post here.
Brendan Klinkenberg is a tech reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in San Francisco.
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