James Fried: Why Work Doesn't Happen At Work

"[Facebook and Twitter] aren’t the real problems in the office. The real problems are what I like to call the M&Ms, the Managers and the Meetings."

Date: October 2010

Jason Fried supports those of us who don't enjoy workdays at the office. He explains his theory on why work doesn't happen at work, attributing the blame to what he calls the M&Ms, while proposing three solutions to the problem. Fried believes in effective collaboration as the nature of producitve work.