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Seven ways to establish a frugal corporate culture

The popular perception of Silicon Valley is a world of Google-sized perks and “unicorn”-fueled excess, where companies spend lavishly in the name of (often imaginary) growth. But it’s gradually becoming fashionable at more and more venture-backed tech companies to rein in expenses. At my company, Hightail, the transition to this more…

Five alternatives to meetings

When I co-founded my startup PunchTab, one of the first things I did was institute a meetings rule. If you added an internal meeting to anyone’s calendar, it cost $1 per minute scheduled. That’s right – at PunchTab you had to pay to hold a meeting, with the fees going…