Laszlo Bock

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Laszlo Bock leads Google's people function, responsible for attracting, developing, retaining, and delighting "Googlers." He believes that giving people freedom and supplementing our instincts with hard science are steps on the path to making work meaningful and people happy.

Laszlo's first book, WORK RULES!, is available for pre-order now and will come out on April 7, 2015. As of January 2015 it has already been recognized by THE WASHINGTON POST ("12 leadership books to watch for 2015"), THE TELEGRAPH ("Top business books to read in 2015"), THE HUFFINGTON POST ("The 15 new books to read in 2015") and VENTURES AFRICA ("First a reader, then a leader").

During Laszlo's tenure, Google has been named the Best Company to Work For more than 30 tim
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“If you’re achieving all your goals, you’re not setting them aggressively enough.”
Laszlo Bock, Work Rules!: Insights from Inside Google That Will Transform How You Live and Lead

“If your goals are ambitious and crazy enough, even failure will be a pretty good achievement.”
Laszlo Bock, Work Rules!: Insights from Inside Google That Will Transform How You Live and Lead

“All it takes is a belief that people are fundamentally good—and enough courage to treat your people like owners instead of machines. Machines do their jobs; owners do whatever is needed to make their companies and teams successful. People spend”
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