Facebook’s IPO filing Wednesday earned positive attention, but some Stanford students said they shied away from jobs there because they perceive it as being too large for individual employees to have an impact.
Facebook employees had reason to celebrate Wednesday, after the company filed its initial public offering at $5 billion. The delivery trucks leaving Facebook headquarters were evidence of a company party.
Hours after the Facebook IPO, the company’s name appeared in more than 1 percent of all Twitter posts worldwide. The graph above shows the spike in Facebook-related social media activity.