Jason Fried

Founder and CEO; Author of "It Doesn't Have to Be Crazy at Work", Basecamp

Jason Fried is the co-founder and CEO of Basecamp. Known for his distinct points of view on business, software and productivity, Jason is a long-time proponent of keeping companies profitable, small and manageable. He believes in businesses — not startups — and that the only successful approach to business is a calm one. He released his book “It Doesn’t Have to Be Crazy at Work” in October 2018.

 

Twitter- @jasonfried

Book- https://www.amazon.com/Doesnt-Have-Be-Crazy-Work/dp/0062874780

Past Appearances

Work and Life: April 10, 2018

Host Stew Friedman is joined by Jason Fried (Founder and CEO; Author of “It Doesn’t Have to Be Crazy at Work”, Basecamp) on the Tuesday, April 10, 2018 edition of Work and Life.Read More

Air Date: Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Work and Life: October 3, 2017

Host Stew Friedman is joined by Jason Fried (Founder and CEO; Author of “It Doesn’t Have to Be Crazy at Work”, Basecamp) on the Tuesday, October 3, 2017 edition of Work and Life.Read More

Air Date: Tuesday, October 3, 2017

In the Workplace: August 24, 2017

Hosts Peter Cappelli and Dan O’Meara are joined by Jen Denis (Chief Brand Officer, Honeygrow), Lydia Frank (Vice President, Content Strategy, PayScale), and Jason Fried (Founder and CEO; Author of “It Doesn’t Have to Be Crazy at Work”, Basecamp) on the Thursday, August 24, 2017 edition of In the Workplace.Read More

Air Date: Thursday, August 24, 2017

Work and Life: June 20, 2017

Host Stew Friedman is joined by Jason Fried (Founder and CEO; Author of “It Doesn’t Have to Be Crazy at Work”, Basecamp) on the Tuesday, June 20, 2017 edition of Work and Life.Read More

Air Date: Tuesday, June 20, 2017

In the Workplace: May 11, 2017

Hosts Peter Cappelli and Dan O’Meara are joined by Gerry Crispin (Principal & Co-Founder, CareerXroads), Susan Pyle Dion (Partner, McGuireWoods LLP), and Jason Fried (Founder and CEO; Author of “It Doesn’t Have to Be Crazy at Work”, Basecamp) on the Thursday, May 11, 2017 edition of In the Workplace.Read More

Air Date: Thursday, May 11, 2017

In the Workplace: March 16, 2017

Hosts Peter Cappelli and Dan O’Meara are joined by Gerry Crispin (Principal & Co-Founder, CareerXroads), Susan Pyle Dion (Partner, McGuireWoods LLP), and Jason Fried (Founder and CEO; Author of “It Doesn’t Have to Be Crazy at Work”, Basecamp) on the Thursday, March 16, 2017 edition of In the Workplace.Read More

Air Date: Thursday, March 16, 2017

Dollars and Change: February 11, 2016

Hosts Jacob Gray and Sandi Hunt are joined by Greg Hagin (Senior Vice President & Managing Director, CCS), Mary Anne Schmitt-Carey (President, Say Yes to Education), Sheryl O’Loughlin (Co-Founder, CEO; Author of “KILLING IT! An Entrepreneur’s Guide to Keeping Your Head Without Losing Your Heart”, REBBL), and Jason Fried (Founder and CEO; Author of “It Doesn’t Have to Be Crazy at Work”, Basecamp) on the Thursday, February 11, 2016 edition of Dollars and Change.Read More

Air Date: Thursday, February 11, 2016

Dollars and Change: January 21, 2016

Hosts Jacob Gray and Sandi Hunt are joined by Tracy Barba (Head of Global Communication, Bamboo Finance and Nisaba Fund), Pierrick Paindavoine (Director of Project Management Office, Louis Dreyfus Commodities), Jason Fried (Founder and CEO; Author of “It Doesn’t Have to Be Crazy at Work”, Basecamp), Samuel Bistrian (Founder, Roma Boots), and Bob Annibale (Global Director, Citi Community Development and Inclusive Finance) on the Thursday, January 21, 2016 edition of Dollars and Change.Read More

Air Date: Thursday, January 21, 2016

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