how i work

I'm Laszlo Bock, Head Of Google's People Ops, And This Is How I Work

Google has around 50,000 employees. That’s 50,000 resumes, interviews and hires to manage and guide as cogs in the large machine that has shaped so many aspects of the internet as we know it today. Tasked with recruiting, analysing, and retaining that talent is Laszlo Bock.


Behind The App: The Story Of Notepad++

The humble text editor is an indispensable tool for many developers, web designers, writers, and people simply looking for a quick way to jot down notes. But there are much better options than notepad.exe; one of our favourites is Notepad++.


I'm Darya Rose, Creator Of Summer Tomato, And This Is How I Work

Darya Rose is the creator of health and wellness blog Summer Tomato, where she approaches health and nutrition as a lifestyle, foregoing needless diets or routines based on deprivation. In other words, a healthy diet shouldn’t be about willpower; it should be something you enjoy so that it’s no work at all.


I'm Alan Schaaf, Founder And CEO Of Imgur, And This Is How I Work

Imgur is little more than a simple way to share images online, and yet it has quietly grown into a huge community rivaling any social network in scale. It’s become the backbone of our visual puns, host of our GIFs, and the safe harbour of our memes.


I'm Tom Standage, Deputy Editor Of The Economist, And This Is How I Work

The Economist is one of the leading international newspapers today, bringing precisely-crafted news and commentary to its weekly pages and website. Serving as deputy editor for the paper and also heading its digital strategy is Tom Standage.


I'm Lowell Heddings Of How-To Geek, And This Is How I Work

If you’ve been reading Lifehacker for long, then you’re probably also familiar with How-To Geek. Lowell Heddings started sharing his own technology advice and how-to guides years ago after being frustrated with the lacklustre information found elsewhere, and we often reference his work.


I'm Patrick Norton, Host Of TekThing, And This Is How I Work

For years Patrick Norton has been a familiar figure to computer nerds everywhere, dispensing cheerful commentary and advice about the latest tech news and gear. You may know him best from his time at Tekzilla; personally I first watched Patrick as host of The Screen Savers back in the good old days of TechTV.


I'm Katrina Barry, MD Of Contiki Australia, And This Is How I Work

Katrina Barry is the head honcho at youth travel brand Contiki Australia. In addition to overseeing the day-to-day running of the company and spearheading new digital strategies, Barry has also gone on Contiki tours undercover to learn more about the experience of customers. We caught up with Katrina to learn about the tools of her trade and her productivity habits.


I'm Warren Ellis, And This Is How I Work

Warren Ellis is a writer. You may know him from Transmetropolitan, his acclaimed cyberpunk comic book series about a gonzo journalist, or from his novels like Gun Machine. And then there are the television shows, film projects and magazine columns, many of which comment on our relationship with technology and the future.


I'm Manoush Zomorodi, Host Of New Tech City, And This Is How I Work

Manoush Zomorodi is the host and managing editor of WNYC’s New Tech City, a public radio podcast that examines how technology affects the way we live, whether it’s the ubiquitous surveillance following our data or the new frontier of space tourism.