Disrupted : ludicrous misadventure in the tech start-up bubble
By: Lyons, Dan.Material type: BookPublisher: London: Atlantic Books, ©2016Description: x, 258 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.ISBN: 9781786491008.Subject(s): HubSpot (Firm) | New business enterprises -- United States -- Case studies | Computer software industry -- United States -- Case studies | Businesspeople | Journalists -- United States -- Biography
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Welcome to the Content Factory -- Beached white male -- When the ducks quack -- What's a HubSpot? -- The happy!! Awesome!! Start-up cult -- HubSpeak -- Our cult leader has a really awesome teddy bear -- We need to make the blog a lot more dumberer -- The Bozo explosion -- In which I make a very big mistake -- Life in the boiler room -- OMG the Halloween party!!! -- The new work : employees as widgets -- The Ron Burgundy of tech -- Meet the new boss -- Grandpa buzz -- Ritual humiliation as rehabilitation -- A disturbance in the farce -- A house of cards? -- Go West, old man -- Glassholes -- Excuse me, but would you please get the fuck out of our company? -- Inbound and down -- Escape velocity -- If I only had a HEART -- Graduation day.
A memoir of life inside the tech bubble by a writer and co-producer for "Silicon Valley" describes how, after losing his magazine writing job, he took a position with a tech company rife with cultish millennials, absent bosses, and venture-capital amenities.