Navel gazing

Navel gazing: The folks at Fast Company are using their blog for some more shout-outs to their new boss.


For the past 33 days the entire Fast Company staff has been enduring what we call “purgatory.” The space of utter limbo in which you don’t know if every day at work will be your last. You know your company is up for sale, you know the chances of survival are slim, and yet you have to keep on working creatively to put out the best magazine you possibly can. Every minute is a personal battle of trying to focus on the micro when the macro is the subtext of your every move.