Better Life Lab Podcast

Better Life Lab: The Calm Company

Insights from a different kind of unicorn company—one that strives to make big money without burning out its workers.

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When Jason Fried founded Basecamp, he and his partner decided not to focus on growth but on sustainability and healthy work-life balance. While Fried’s stance is unorthodox in an economy where success is literally measured by growth, economist and best-selling author Juliet Schor says Fried is onto something.

Podcast production by David Schulman.