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Livestream on Google's research-based manager training

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Livestream on Google's research-based manager training
Tune in February 2nd at 11am PT to learn from Google's People Development team how Google uses data to support and develop managers. Bring your burning managerial questions to have them answered live on the air.

Tune into the Google Partners Academy on Air starting at 11am Pacific Time on Thursday, February 2nd. The livestream will feature a presentation from Michelle Donovan, Director of People Development, and Kevin Burkhard, a long-time manager on Google's Global Customer Experience team. Michelle was one of the principal researchers on Project Oxygen, Google's data-based effort to determine what makes a great manager. They'll be taking live questions and discussing what it's really like to be a manager at Google.