Management

Your Life Hack Is Just Having Staff

Your Life Hack Is Just Having Staff

Image via Wikimedia Commons I’m going to pick on a story I saw in the Wall Street Journal, but only because it’s typical of a whole genre of advice offered by rich and powerful people, most of them white men. It’s a 2016 first-person essay by Brian Scudamore, the creator…

I’m Scribd Founder Trip Adler, And This Is How I Work

I’m Scribd Founder Trip Adler, And This Is How I Work

We last talked to Trip Adler in 2014, about expanding Scribd from a document hosting service to an ebook subscription service. Since then Scribd has kept growing. (And yes, it’s still useful even though library ebooks exist). We talked to Adler about the binary path for startups, leaving room for…