31 Jul '11, 5am

I’m Feeling Lucky: The Confessions of Google Employee Number 59

I’m Feeling Lucky: The Confessions of Google Employee Number 59

Don’t wait until Christmas. Don’t wait for your birthday. Buy I’m Feeling Lucky: The Confessions of Google Employee Number 59 by Douglas Edwards today and read it in the next two weeks before you go to SES San Francisco 2011 . Why? Because letting one of Google’s early employees take you on a trip inside the hyper-energized company that broke the rules and rocked the world will put everything that you will learn at this year’s leading search and social marketing event into context. I can’t tell you how many “ah ha” moments I’ve had while reading the 432-page book over the last couple of weeks. For example, in the “CableFest ’99” section of Part 1 of the book, I learned that Google’s “beating heart” is made of computer hardware. Yep, the machines in the company’s data centers. Now, if you’ve ever been inside a server farm, then you’ve seen what Edwards describes as “an enor...

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