In the golden age of the program services company, Novell — remember? — I worked in public areas relations for CEO Eric Schmidt. And even in the past, before talk of “the cloud,” Schmidt was spreading his vision of “One Net.”
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He continued to build out that vision with just a little startup called Google.
When I started my very own first company, I already shared that vision to do online business and knew how exactly to connect people and systems, to facilitate a “virtual company.”