Tag: Google

  • From bank to Google, what’s your staff onboarding like?

    From bank to Google, what’s your staff onboarding like?

    I remember two onboarding experiences the most. Joining Google was an amazing experience, I felt like a hero in a hero’s parade. Joining a Swiss Investment Bank made me question my life choices. Google At Google, I had clear instructions sent to me well in advance about what to expect, where I was supposed to…

  • Weird interaction with Google, was it Duplex?

    Weird interaction with Google, was it Duplex?

    For a few weeks I’ve been receiving this email from Google: My first question is why is birth control an issue. Is Google limiting the advertisement of birth control? Why? Did we somehow slipped into the 19th century and nobody told me? My second question was… how could they think I have anything to do…

  • Remove your eyes before coming in

    I took my parents on a virtual tour of London. It’s the second time I do it and I still can’t believe this actually works. We live in the future. This is how I do it: using my phone, an HTC Desire, I call my parents via Skype and I enable video. This is over…

  • Google, here I go!

    Just a quick note: Iā€™ve been hired by Google. I will be a “Software Engineer in Test”. I start to work on May 28th on Dublin, Ireland. We, Sandra and I, are leaving Buenos Aires on May 20th.