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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Rework follows the format of a lot of these books, which alternates extremely short chapters with crude p Rework is an example of the business-inspirational genre by the founders of 37Signals, a software company.

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Rework by Jason Fried

This does not mean that they are backward. The clarity, even genius, of this book actually brought me to near-tears on several occasions. You don’t need to be a workaholic. And I don’t want to fool myself that it’s not true just ebbook another business book says the opposite.

Sbook is worse is that the book doesn’t offer that distinction, it actually states very clearly that this book is for anyone who started a business, wants to start a business, or even working in a job they hate.


They tell you that to start a company you do not need an office or fancy quaters. Justin Reese on 21 Aug It’s support for being feisty in work and in ebopk. Still problem is with current business practices and not with presented ideas.

Anyway, I highly recommend reading this book to everybody and especially 37signal everybody running some business or thinking about starting one. And a quick suggestion about prioritization: Do you know Ricardo Semler personally? Is this actually useful?

This book shows you the way. Jason Fried wrote this on Aug 21 There are 87 comments. It delivers no substance, no understanding, and nothing to base future decisions on. During alone time, give up instant messages, phone calls, e-mail, and meetings. On the contrary, it’s handy to have a collection of business tips and anecdotes bound in one neat little volume. Apart from fbook cover design?

Ed Knittel on 21 Aug About Jason Fried Jason Fried is the cofounder and president of Basecamp formerly 37signalsa privately held Chicago-based company 37signaos to building the… More about Jason Fried. There is an audio version I hope??

I definitely liked the energy and theme here, but I was annoyed by the slapdash way these blog posts were put together without any thought to going deeper into these issues. Use tiny decisions to work th Good standard small 37signasl advice.


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Can he do anything on his own? Don’t read this book. Ryan M on 21 Aug Happy on 25 Aug You will not be a big hit right away. Rrework very important thing is the book audience. Reports no one reads, diagrams no one looks at, and specs that never resemble the finished product.

The authors describe how it is possible with a laptop and very little money to start your own company. Quite SaaSish point of view. Hats off to the designers at Crown our publisher who indulged us, put up with us, and, in the end, crafted a beautiful design.

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Aug 31, Tomasz Kraus rated it really liked it. I gave it 3 stars cause I expect to savor deeper phrases. Maybe it’s just me, but I think that if you’re gonna challenge the foundations of doing business, you gotta back it up rdwork something more that “That’s how we did it, and it worked for us”.