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Bridgette Beam (Bridgette Sexton)
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Aims to contribute positively to the daily lives of ordinary people in extraordinary ways.
Aims to contribute positively to the daily lives of ordinary people in extraordinary ways.

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Google released data today on workforce diversity. I'm proud of this transparency and hope that it sparks continued conversation and action across our entire industry about how we can aggressively source, develop and grow diverse talent.

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Why you should shoot for the moon, with a healthy disregard for the 'impossible' http://virg.in/wys #moonshots
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Throughout March, we talked about creative ways to have more diverse startup communities. March is ending but the work of our partners is just getting started! Let's all keep moving #40forward   
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Entrepreneurs aren't all dorm rooms + hoodies. Challenge your idea of the average founder. #40forward
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New research shows that diverse groups do more than simply offer new ideas, they trigger more rigorous debate and processing of information. It's the friction of different opinions that produces a better outcome.

Read all about these interesting findings here: 
http://insight.kellogg.northwestern.edu/article/better_decisions_through_diversity

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Rethinking the Gender Gap in 2 minutes! Check out our most recent #40Forward  Hangout in bite-size form. Give it a watch and share with your friends :)

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+Campus London will be livestreaming a great event tomorrow, offering free trainings and instructional courses on a range of Google products including APIs, Google Cloud and AdWords. Learn straight from Google experts in this day-long exclusive event! #startups  

Sign up here: http://goo.gl/JY9DL7
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So proud of my team! Let's move #40Forward! 
Google for Entrepreneurs is partnering with 40 startup communities to rethink the gender gap. Throughout the month of March, we'll be talking about the current state of entrepreneurship, the work our partners are doing in this space, and creative ways to rethink the gender gap. +1 if you’re with us and follow #40Forward here on G+ and on Twitter.  *Let's move #40Forward ! *
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Join me tomorrow for a conversation not to be missed! Feel free to add questions to my G+ page for the panel!
Join Google's Bridgette Beam for our #40Forward  Hangout next Tuesday! Bridgette will be joined by leading entrepreneurship organizations and founders spanning San Francisco to Israel to discuss how we can rethink the gender gap in the startup ecosystem. RSVP Here: http://goo.gl/vFOnv0  #womentechmakers   #empowerment   #WOW   #WTM   #gdgwomen   #women   (Cc: +STEM Women on G+) 
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We have exciting news this morning....Check out this video about our partnership with +blackbox for a sneak preview!
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