The Secret and Frustrating Life of a Google Contract Worker

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Nov 7 · 6 min read
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By Mark Bergen and Ellen Huet

Kevin Kiprovski had a lofty title, “Expeditions Associate,” and a fun job — he got to demo Google virtual reality gear to young students. When visiting schools, he wore a gray t-shirt with a cartoon whale and a Google logo. But sometimes the company’s reputation made things awkward. Once, a teacher confronted Kiprovski. “‘How do you…

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