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I'm Feeling Lucky

I'm Feeling Lucky

Falling on My Feet in Silicon Valley

Douglas Edwards

Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
Paperback
£9.99
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Publisher synopsis: "Imagine a world where nerds reign supreme. That is the universe that Douglas Edwards stepped into in 1999". ("Sunday Times"). At forty-one, Doug Edwards was ready to sit back, put his marketing career on autopilot, spend more time with his wife and kids and generally chill out. Instead, he decided to join a cocky internet startup called Google. Suddenly his life was no longer his own. This is the story of what it's like to work for a boss who is the age of your favourite t-shirt - and is never, ever wrong. To be the square middle-aged guy in an office that resembles a geek fraternity claiming squatters' rights. To put in sixteen-hour days and wonder if you'll ever see your family again. To work with the most brilliant - and annoying - people on earth...