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Google Tech Talk: Today @ 2pm

Google Tech Talk, Today @ 2pm

A reminder to any Googlers out there that I’ll be giving a Tech Talk on Inbox Zero today at 2:00 pm in the Seville room on the Mountain View campus.

Hope I’ll see you there. (And many thanks to Dick Wall for the hook-up!)

Updated 2007-07-24 06:40:07 PDT

Inbox Zero: Action-Based Email » SlideShare

I've added my slides for my talk to SlideShare. Here is a PDF of the slide show, and there's also a player:

I'm not sure how useful they'll be if you weren't at the talk, but the Google folks say they'll make it available as a free video. And, I'll definitely link from 43f once it's up. Thanks to Dick and everyone at the Google for the amazing turn-out and enthusiastic response. Very fun talk. Please have me back soon.

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Merlin Mann is an independent writer, speaker, and broadcaster. He’s best known for being the guy who created the website you’re reading right now. He lives in San Francisco, does lots of public speaking, and helps make cool things like You Look Nice Today, Back to Work, and Kung Fu Grippe. Also? He’s writing this book, he lives with this face, he suffers from this hair, he answers these questions, and he’s had this life. So far.

Merlin’s favorite thing he’s written in the past few years is an essay entitled, “Cranking.”




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