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September 17th, 2005, 04:44 PM

September 17th, 2005, 05:11 PM
"What was most telling, though, was a comparison with the previous years' results. Microsoft got a 44% rating last year, and IBM came in second with 35%. So the trend line was Microsoft down 3% and IBM up 4%. Not a pretty trend for the software giant.

What about Google, the hot company du jour? It came in 24th with a 5% ranking. The explanation: The way Universum does this is it gives the students a list of 100 employers to chose from, and Google wasn't on the list this year. It will be next year, though. You can expect its ranking to skyrocket."