“When you look at people who don’t go to school and make their way in the world, those are exceptional human beings. And we should do everything we can to find those people,” said Google’s former SVP of People Operations Laszlo Bock.
As an industry leader, other software companies will follow the example of Google. The effect of the Google decision is that the field of software and software-related disciplines will now open up to talented software professionals who did not get a college degree. No degree needed to apply for a job at Google!