Praise. “Jason Fried and David Hansson follow their own advice in Rework, laying bare the surprising philosophies at the core of 37signals’ success and. we created our own: Basecamp. When we showed the online tool to clients and colleagues, they all said the same thing: “We need this for our business too. Week 7 of our 10 week eBook we are showcasing Rework by Jason Fried are two of the founders of the very successful 37signals company.
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Press releases are spam. Pick a fight Anonymous Coward on 22 Aug Selected pages Page I agree that working all night, having lots of meetings, and creating giant lists do not lead to being rewoork productive. Nothing in this book is earth-shattering or amazing.
Jason Klug on 22 Aug Download our Spring Fiction Sampler Now. While Fried convinces me that all this stuff works for 37signals a small software companyhe doesn’t make any sort of real case for rewodk being applicable to different types of organizations, especially those that have an in-person element you can’t open a retail building if you let everyone telecommute, for example or those that necessarily work on a larger scale.
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Clear writing is a sign of clear thinking. It fits well with my own personal style. As Flo would say, power to the people. This makes for very fast easy to absorb reading.
Ryan M on 21 Aug Dec 22, Joy rated it it was ok Shelves: He does not have dinner meetings, only lunches. Account Options Sign in. That does NOT make a book. Most business books give you the same old advice: Scratch your own itch.
The truth is, you need less than you think.
These things take forever to make but only seconds to forget. Each tip has a one page sketch for the tip which makes it super fun to read. John Topley on 21 Aug It has an expiration date.
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The point you should be taken from the book is that you should break free from all these rules and follow only the ones you feel that they make sense but it doesn’t make it that clear. Competitors can never copy the you in your product. One very important thing is the book audience.
If you’re looking for a book like that, put this one back on the shelf. I found it particularly inspiring and would without doubt recommend this book if you wanna know some of the less comm Rework contradicts many egook the standard business lessons found in other books, the book itself is written in a format of short powerful lessons and messages. Tone is in your fingers. What happened to your original title, Unconform?
Ray Drainville on 21 Aug There are two shortcomings of this book. Read this provocative and instructive book—and then get busy reimagining what it means to lead, compete, and succeed. You don’t even need an office. Otherwise, you create an opportunity for rumors, hearsay, and false information to spread.
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Work At Home Jobs: Hire only as a last resort. Mar 09, Pages Buy. Robby Russell on 21 Aug And just as REM is when the real sleep 37signlas happens, the alone zone is where the real productivity magic happens. Sep 18, Book Calendar rated it really liked it Shelves: Maybe you are a troll indeed, but I find one thing quite amusing.
Jason, I think that you already is, but after this book. Although presented ideas are based on common sense, some of them strongly disagree with current usual business practices. Stay in Touch Sign up. Read it Forward Read it first. Does the book have to be released hardback first? Matthew Savage on 37signald Aug Oh rewkrk, no one wants to buy a suite of bullshit apps that can be remade in a few weeks.