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What benefit do employees get from referring someone to their company? Why do so many strangers do it for each other?

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Employers could pay 20k to a recruiter or 1k to an employee. Guess which referral method they push.


People refer strangers?

Money usually. Cargurus offers a $15k bonus for engineering referrals.

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