Wednesday, March 26, 2008

Google (board) starts being Evil

Quote from Blogoscoped:

Google’s filing with the US Securities and Exchange commission reads:

Q: How does the board of directors recommend that I vote?

A: ... (4) “AGAINST” the stockholder proposal regarding Internet censorship, and (5) “AGAINST” the stockholder proposal regarding the creation of a Board Committee on Human Rights.

Guy Kawasaki in The Art of The Start was recommending a simple (yet powerful) mission statement (mantra in his terms) for startups/companies.

Here's one you can use with whatever your company is into: Bullsh-t as Usual (just 3 words, applies to 9 out of 10 companies, be it G or the small shop around the corner)