@Google Talks

Something of which I could not take much advantage once I moved to a different building were the @Google Talks held almost every day on the Google campus.  This is truly one of the best perks the company offers--exposure to great thinkers, experts, and all-around amazing people you would normally have to be attending a university to maybe, perhaps, if you're lucky, get to see.

I'm not sharing this to rub it in your faces--I was sad about leaving the company if it meant I wouldn't be able to see these talks anymore.  BUT, to my delight, I discovered that most @Google Talks are posted, in their entirety, right on YouTube.  You can find the full listing of talks here.

Some of the most amazing people I saw in person were: