Wherein Frank's brother gets rich while Chris turns into an old man.
published Jan 18, 2022
Refactored #053: “Work Harder, Not Smarter”
On this episode of Refactored…
Case Study: NYC-based firm burns lease agreement in 2020, then doubles their renevue in 2022. “BuT rEmOtE dOeSn’T wOrK!!!1”
Chris cautions companies to think through a remote transition carefully (spoiler: that doesn’t mean don’t do it). The guys agree that remote work represents a fundamentally different paradigm of interaction compared to a central office.
The guys talk about the tech talent shortage dragging on for years.
Frank can’t stand it when leaders reject new ideas. Chris argues it basically boils down to poor communication skills and/or ego.
The guys discuss how to sell your finance / accounting team on doing new things that “cost” money.