No doubt it was a platinum opportunity, one that Sheryl Sandberg could not turn down. But the departure of a highly regarded Googler to become Facebook's chief operating officer is more than just another Silicon Valley tale of lighting out for greener pastures.
Sandberg may be the headliner, but about one third of the company's first 500 employees have already left Google. Meanwhile you've got roughly 2,000 people who are pre-IPO veterans now waiting out the clock before their shares vest. I don't care how delish you find the free food in the corporate cafeteria. … Read more