SXSW News

Thursday, Mar 10, 2016

Session Preview: The Bossless Company – How Zappos and Medium Work

Written by Megan Collyer

What’s it like to work for a company with no bosses? Is it utopia or chaos, or a little of both? Zappos and Medium have adopted Holacracy, a management philosophy in which workers manage themselves, rather than have a boss tell them what to do. During, The Bossless Company: How...

Thursday, Mar 10, 2016

SaulPaul on Creating Recap Raps for SXSW Interactive [Interview]

Written by Aurora Blase

SaulPaul is a musician with a message...and for seven years at SXSW Interactive, he's helped us to disseminate ours. Each day, following the live keynote presentation, SaulPaul will compose a "Recap Rap" for the audiences in Austin (and beyond!). Each day, we'll post these on our blog. Be sure to...

Thursday, Mar 10, 2016

SXSWedu Closing Program Open to SXSW Interactive Badgeholders

Written by Megan Collyer

Arrived in town early and looking for something to do? Seek no more: attend the SXSWedu Closing Program, open to all SXSW Interactive, Film, Gold and Platinum badgeholders. Join us today at 12:30pm in Ballroom D of the Austin Convention Center to hear opening remarks from Paul Reville of the...

Thursday, Mar 10, 2016

Laura Weidman Powers and Megan Smith Join Sunday, March 13 Keynote Conversation

Written by Hugh Forrest

On Sunday, March 13 at 2:00 pm, Michele Madansky and Trae Vassallo will deliver a Keynote Conversation about gender disparity in the tech industry. Much of this presentation will be based on findings from their recent “Elephant in the Valley” survey, which charts gender bias at the C-Suite level in...

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