What happens when a Silicon Valley technologist works for the government | Matt Cutts



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  1. Summary:
    Speaker says he worked for Google for 17 years and someday he worked at the US digital service and he stayed there because the govt needed technology. He helped to reduce paper and digitize records. He says that one has much more satisfaction of impacting lives at the Government than at Silicon Valley. He also recognizes that it can be sometimes very frustrating to work here. He says that a technologist can make a huge difference by working as a civil worker even for a small amount of time.

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    At all times, Dare to be!

  3. The grand government bureaucracy always overpays for everything – EXCEPT its own employees, who it basically views as slave labor. Work for a government contractor instead because they pay very well. You can do something useful while also being well paid.

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