Before she became the CEO of Yahoo, Marissa Mayer sat down with Media Beat when she was Google’s VP of consumer products. “I am a geek,” she said. Hear her decision making process over the 14 job offers she received in 1999!

As for advice on deciding where to work and the difference between working for a small or large company, she relied this question: “What ultimately do you want to learn?” Are decisions made when you’re in the room? Find out more!