Tag Archive: Google

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    by Jessica Stillman

    “The Most Important Person in Advertising,” Susan Wojcicki, Delivers Keynote At Ad:Tech SF

    Google’s SVP of advertising shared five key insights into the future of advertising this week.

    By Lauren Jisoo Kim (Events Coordinator, Women 2.0)

    Earlier this year, Adweek ran this piece on Susan Wojcicki, SVP of Advertising at Google, asking: “Is This the Most Important Person in Advertising? Hint: she runs a $43.7 billion ad business.” Judging by the way she diverted journalist Tim Peterson’s line of questioning on being “the most powerful woman at Google” and who her mentors were (her answer: “Actually, one thing I should mention, just back to me as an executive at Google. I’ve managed Adsense since the beginning…”), this woman means all business, so I’ll refrain from waxing poetic on her many merits as a role model to professional women.

    Delivering her keynote yesterday morning to a packed house at Ad:Tech SF 2013, Wojcicki spoke about the “Future of Advertising.”

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    by Angie Chang

    Women 2.0: Are You Excited for Google I/O? (Registration Opens 7AM PDT Tomorrow)

    Developers: are you ready for it? Google I/O is coming!

    By Angie Chang (Co-Founder & Editor-in-Chief, Women 2.0)

    The only ticket in the Silicon Valley for women that hotter than a ticket to a Bay Area Girl Geek Dinner would be to the annual Google developer’s conference – Google I/O. This year, Google I/O is May 15-17, 2013 at the Moscone Center in San Francisco. Tickets sell out in minutes, so here are some helpful tips on how to ensure that you can secure a ticket to the hottest developer event of the year!

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    by Angie Chang

    Why Weightlifting Is Like Entrepreneurship

    Remaining at a steady state renders impossible the ability to advance and grow stronger, in either body or career.

    By Julie Zhou (Growthmaster, Hipmunk)

    Do you spend your time at the gym on cardio machines? Stop right now and get into the weight room. Push yourself, get stronger and don’t bat an eye at the skewed gender ratio.

    Here’s my story – in November of 2011, I decided to leave Google and join a tiny startup. The immediate

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    by Angie Chang

    The London Startup Advantage

    This supportive community, that ranges from behemoths like Google, to active and innovative individuals like James Governor, is a testament to the sheer potential of London’s startup tech marketplace.

    By Francesca Krihely (Community Manager, MongoDB)

    I moved to London in May and after living there for six months, I was pleasantly surprised at the market opportunity and community for startups in London. There have been a number of wildly successful London-based startups, namely Canonical, supporters of the Ubuntu Linux distribution and Last.fm, which was acquired