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It Doesn’t Have to Be Crazy at Work

Reclaim your work-life balance

By Jason Fried and David Heinemeier Hansson
13-minute read
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It Doesn’t Have to Be Crazy at Work by Jason Fried and David Heinemeier Hansson

It Doesn’t Have to Be Crazy at Work (2019) is a refreshing antidote to dysfunctional work culture. Drawing on real-world examples from the authors’ successful software company, these blinks shine a light on how we can say goodbye to habitual workplace stress and become calm, focused and efficient.

  • High achievers longing for a better work-life balance
  • Managers looking for a fresh perspective
  • Entrepreneurs trying to de-stress

David Heinemeier Hansson is a co-founder of the software company Basecamp and the New York Times best-selling co-author of Rework and Remote. Hansson is also the creator of Ruby on Rails, the software program that powers sites such as Twitter and Airbnb. Jason Fried is a co-founder and president of Basecamp.

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