Women startup founders were representing during last week’s Launch Festival 2013, held in San Francisco. Read More Launch 2013: Women Founders Represent
I have been working in the tech startup Mecca, San Francisco, for the better part of this calendar year, and especially in my roles in marketing and administrative support, two words have become the two I will probably always associate with this period in my life: company culture. Companies here are obsessed with this elusive idea, the concept of creating a workplace that is equal parts aggressive, laid back, progressive, and lucrative. We want to make lots of money! But it needs to be okay to drink beer at our desks! And let’s have a video game lounge! But keep the right attitude at all times or you’re out!