Episode 18: It’s “Boss Level Mode” Time: Remote Work Pioneer Matt Mullenweg On Staying Productive

First Contact with Laurie Segall is a production of Dot Dot Dot Media and iHeart Radio. Matt Mullenweg: It’s worth saying that this is kind of boss level mode in that this is the hardest version of working from home that you could imagine, because a lot of people might have kids or they didn’t really have a chance to prepare for this. Laurie Segall: … Continue reading Episode 18: It’s “Boss Level Mode” Time: Remote Work Pioneer Matt Mullenweg On Staying Productive

It’s “Boss Level Mode” Time: Remote Work Pioneer Matt Mullenweg’s Tips For Staying Productive

Matt Mullenweg, the entrepreneur behind WordPress and Automattic, was an early evangelist of remote work. Back in the early 2000s, many of his first hires at WordPress were people he had never met in person. Today, Automattic has more than 1,100 employees spread across 75 countries around the globe. With Coronavirus now forcing many companies to unexpectedly adopt similar policies, Matt gives Laurie advice on … Continue reading It’s “Boss Level Mode” Time: Remote Work Pioneer Matt Mullenweg’s Tips For Staying Productive

Episode 17: Ev Williams on Coronavirus and the ‘Extreme’ Tech of the Future

First Contact with Laurie Segall is a Production of Dot Dot Dot Media and iHeart Radio. Hey Guys- I want to do something a little different for this episode of First Contact. About two and a half weeks ago I interviewed Ev Williams who founded Twitter and Medium and Blogger. And I had asked him you know about the Corona virus and his thoughts on … Continue reading Episode 17: Ev Williams on Coronavirus and the ‘Extreme’ Tech of the Future

Episode 16: Coronavirus: The Rise of Isolation Tech

First Contact with Laurie Segall is a production of Dot Dot Dot Media and iHeart Radio. Zander Shapiro: The last chance to pull people back from this digital bubble, is now. If people don’t do it now, it’s gone, right? There’s gonna be a moment where you’re gonna go into a hundred percent digital state for a period of time because of a version of … Continue reading Episode 16: Coronavirus: The Rise of Isolation Tech