Tuesday October 11, 2016

What It’s Like To Work At Snapchat

The only thing that keeps going through my head as I read this article is "this company is worth $25 billion?" This is not the most flattering article on the planet, especially considering the company is supposedly prepping for that massive IPO.

A top-secret Snapchat team had swooped in overnight and taken over the office, de-activating the keycards of the current tenants in the process. The secret newcomers eventually allowed their colleagues back into the building and partitioned the space, while a third group of Snapchat engineers that was scheduled to move into the same building that morning was left to keep working on plastic tables in a crowded, barely renovated house.