David Heinemeier Hansson
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David Heinemeier Hansson

David Heinemeier Hansson is the cofounder of Basecamp and NYT bestselling coauthor of REWORK and REMOTE. He's also the creator of the software toolkit Ruby on Rails, which has been used to launch and power Twitter, Shopify, GitHub, Airbnb, Square, and over a million other web applications. Originally from Denmark, he moved to Chicago in 2005, and now lives between the US and Spain with his wife and two sons. In his spare time, he enjoys 200-mph race cars in international competition, taking cliche pictures of sunsets and kids, and ranting far too much on Twitter.

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Best Sellers

    • It Doesn't Have to Be Crazy at Work

    • By: Jason Fried, David Heinemeier Hansson
    • Narrated by: Eileen Stevens
    • Length: 3 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 172
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 150
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 150

    In this timely manifesto, the authors of the New York Times best-seller Rework broadly reject the prevailing notion that long hours, aggressive hustle, and "whatever it takes" are required to run a successful business today....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Good content. Poor narration.

    • By Marty on 10-14-18

    Regular price: $18.24

    • Rework

    • By: Jason Fried, David Heinemeier Hansson
    • Narrated by: Mike Chamberlain
    • Length: 2 hrs and 50 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4,798
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,358
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,361

    From the founders of the trailblazing software company 37signals, here is a different kind of business book one that explores a new reality. Today, anyone can be in business....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Simple, Quick, Timely, Contrarian Advice

    • By Paul on 06-18-10

    Regular price: $14.60

    • Remote

    • Office Not Required
    • By: Jason Fried, David Heinemeier Hansson
    • Narrated by: Rebecca Lowman
    • Length: 3 hrs and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 799
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 688
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 683

    The "work-from-home" phenomenon is thoroughly explored in this illuminating new book from best-selling 37signals founders Fried and Hansson....

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Enjoyed Rework but this book was a disappointment

    • By Paul on 10-08-15

    Regular price: $17.50

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