EPISODE 0093 - JUL 28, 2020
with Jason Fried, David Heinemeier Hansson, Andrea LaRowe, Jonas Downey, Kristin Aardsma, Javan Makhmali, and others
Basecamp released its new email service, HEY, on June 15. It was supposed to be a calm, controlled product launch, but what followed was a period that CEO Jason Fried described as “chaotic, enthralling, (and) horrible.” Basecamp got into a public fight with Apple over the HEY iOS app and the...
GOING REMOTE - APR 23, 2020
with Andy Didorosi, Kristin Aardsma, John Williams, Andrea LaRowe, and Conor Muirhead
Several of Basecamp’s working parents talk about (not) getting things done with small children around, navigating responsibilities and feelings with partners, structuring the day, primal screaming, and more. You can also watch the full video replay of this Q&A session.
EPISODE 0046 - JUL 16, 2019
with Jason Fried, David Heinemeier Hansson, Andrea LaRowe, Kristin Aardsma, and Jeremy Daer
Basecamp is known for hiring infrequently, but it’s in the midst of adding five new employees to its roster—including the company’s first-ever director of marketing. Over 4,000 applications have come in for the open positions. In this episode, we go deep into how we knew it was time to hire, why we...
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