Rework

A podcast by Basecamp about the better way to work and run your business. In Season 2, we're going through Rework (the book) chapter by chapter and talking with authors, Jason Fried and David Heinemeier Hansson, about what's changed in the world of business over the last eleven years since the book was published.

Create Your Own Serendipity ・03.11.2020

Two stories of people who created the tech communities they wanted to be a part of.

Better Product with Adam Stoddard ・27.10.2020

Basecamp's marketing designer, Adam Stoddard, appears on the Better Product podcast.

Babies at Work ・20.10.2020

Babies at work, and also babies at work at home at work at home ad infinitum

Privacy Scavenger Hunt ・13.10.2020

It's our 100th episode! Do we get cookies for making it this far? We will consent to cookies in this scenario.

Return to Mojito Island ・08.10.2020

Catching up with Basecamp CEO Jason Fried.

Greetings from Mojito Island ・06.10.2020

Where's DHH been? We catch up with him.

Selling Burnout with Anne Helen Petersen ・29.09.2020

The theme of this episode is sexual Phantom of the Opera.

Something's Broken ・22.09.2020

A look into the human side of incident response.

Farewell, West Loop ・15.09.2020

We say good-bye to the Chicago neighborhood where Basecamp had its physical office for 10 years.

Exit to Community ・08.09.2020

*Oprah Winfrey excited voice* YOU get shared ownership in a company you care about! YOU get shared ownership in a company you care about!

Apps Without Code ・01.09.2020

Tara Reed started a tech company without knowing how to code and now teaches others to do the same.

Rerun - Breaking the Black Box ・25.08.2020

Basecamp co-founder David Heinemeier Hansson sparked a national controversy this week when he posted a series of livid tweets about how his wife received a much lower credit limit than he did on their Apple Cards, despite applying with the same financial information. What began as a ran... Read More

Rerun - Nevermore, Amazon ・18.08.2020

In the spring of 2019, Danny Caine, the owner of the Raven Book Store in Lawrence, Kansas, overheard a customer saying she could buy a new hardcover online for $15. Danny took to Twitter to explain the economics of independent bookstores and the thread went viral, putting the 32-year-ol... Read More

Rerun - Mr. DHH Goes to Washington ・11.08.2020

Basecamp co-founder and Chief Technology Officer David Heinemeier Hansson has been ranting on Twitter about monopolistic practices in Big Tech for a while, and he recently got an unexpected opportunity to air his grievances about Google, Apple, and Facebook in front of a congressional s... Read More

The Email That Changed My Life ・04.08.2020

Short stories about meaningful emails.

Two Weeks ・28.07.2020

A behind-the-scenes look at Basecamp's HEY launch and dispute with Apple, told by the employees who worked through these intense two weeks.

Q and HEY, Part 2 ・21.07.2020

Part 2 of Jason Fried and David Heinemeier Hansson's Q&A about Hey.

Q and HEY, Part 1 ・14.07.2020

Basecamp co-founders Jason Fried and David Heinemeier Hansson answer questions about Hey.

Manos: The Hands of Hey ・07.07.2020

An interview with the designer who developed Hey's visual branding.

An Email Account is Born ・30.06.2020

Tell me something, girl. Are you happy in this modern world? Or do you need more? Is better email what you're searching for?

Designing Hey ・23.06.2020

An interview with Basecamp design lead Jonas Downey.

Hey, What's Going On? ・16.06.2020

Basecamp woke up on the morning on June 15, took a deep breath, and screamed from the top of its lungs: WE HAVE OPINIONS ABOUT EMAIL.

The Spy Who Emailed Me ・09.06.2020

Your inbox should be no place for prying eyes.

The Bookshop Around the Corner ・02.06.2020

Bookshop.org launched in January to help independent bookstores take on Amazon—just a few months before the industry was hit with another massive threat to its survival.

Help Wanted ・26.05.2020

The creators of two new resources for job seekers talk about helping people find meaningful work at companies that care about humans.