Listen to Episode One: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NXl_ed4HDxI
From the beginning, WeWork sold office space, but it sold something else, too: fun. Beer flowed freely, members partied at the office, and your work was your life. But getting these offices open on the aggressive timeline set by the co-founder, Adam Neumann, was utter chaos, especially for the burgeoning company’s young, inexperienced workers. In this episode of Foundering, we take a look at WeWork’s early days, when the startup was growing so fast that some buildings opened without doors or functioning bathrooms.
Foundering is a serialized podcast from the journalists at Bloomberg Technology. Each season, Foundering brings you inside a different high-stakes drama from Silicon Valley, where its companies are wielding unprecedented capital and power.
For more Bloomberg Podcasts, visit http://www.bloomberg.com/podcasts
Subscribe to Foundering on:
Apple Podcasts https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/foundering/id1161880916
#WeWork #Startups #BloombergPodcasts
Like this video? Subscribe: http://www.youtube.com/Bloomberg?sub_confirmation=1
QuickTake Originals is Bloomberg’s official premium video channel. We bring you insights and analysis from business, science, and technology experts who are shaping our future. We’re home to Hello World, Giant Leap, Storylines, and the series powering CityLab, Bloomberg Businessweek, Bloomberg Green, and much more.
Subscribe for business news, but not as you’ve known it: exclusive interviews, fascinating profiles, data-driven analysis, and the latest in tech innovation from around the world.
Visit our partner channel QuickTake News for breaking global news and insight in an instant.