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A podcast from Bloomberg

Foundering

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147 Episodes • Released Weekly

147 Episodes • Released Weekly

A podcast from Bloomberg

Foundering

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147 Episodes • Released Weekly

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Foundering is a new serialized podcast from the journalists at Bloomberg Technology. Each season, Foundering brings you inside a different high-stakes drama from Silicon Valley, where its companies are wielding unprecedented capital and power. 

Latest Episode

30 Jul 2020 • 43 mins

In the End, There Was Adam

The WeWork Story, Part 7:After WeWork's failed IPO, thousands of employees were laid off and the company teetered on the brink of collapse. Meanwhile, ousted CEO Adam Neumann flew to Israel with a generous exit package in hand. In this final episode of Foundering, reporter Ellen Huet surveys the wreckage of WeWork. Adam's executives and employees were asking themselves: Did Adam ever really believe in the values he preached? And what lessons will the world draw from WeWork's crash?