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The Cult of We

Eliot Brown joins to talk about his book on the wild world of WeWork.


Episode Notes

Eliot Brown of the Wall Street Journal joins Felix Salmon, Emily Peck, and Stacy-Marie Ishmael to talk about his book The Cult of We about the wild rise of WeWork under its eccentric founder Adam Neumann, attempting to answer their many questions such as, “Why?” They talk blitzscaling, founder control, and why we keep giving white men with good hair so much money.

In the Plus segment: Unpublished tidbits from Eliot’s book.


Podcast production by Jessamine Molli.


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A weekly roundup of the most important stories from the worlds of business and finance, hosted by Felix Salmon, Emily Peck, and Elizabeth Spiers.

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