TIP366: Billion Dollar Loser w/ Reeves Wiedeman

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Stig Brodersen speaks with Reeves Wiedeman and learns the unfiltered story of The Rise and Fall of WeWork and co-founder Adam Neumann.

IN THIS EPISODE, YOU'LL LEARN:

  • (04:12) How WeWork got started
  • (19:53) How WeWork tried becoming a tech company with a 16-year-old Director of IT
  • (27:29) How Softbank made a $4.4B investment in WeWork on a napkin
  • (35:08) Whether or not CEO Adam Neumann was a true believer of a con artist
  • (37:07) How WeWork went from a $96B valuation to single digits in a matter of weeks.
  • (40:28) Why Adam Neumann was ousted from his own company

*Disclaimer: Slight timestamp discrepancies may occur due to podcast platform differences.

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