What is up coming for the entrepreneur at the rear of Layoffs.FYI • TechCrunch

Hi there and welcome back again to Fairness, a podcast about the company of startups, the place we unpack the quantities and nuance guiding the headlines.

This is our Wednesday present, where we market down to a solitary man or woman, imagine about their do the job and unpack the rest. This 7 days, Natasha interviewed Roger Lee, an entrepreneur who’s invested the improved component of a decade setting up applications for employees and employers alike. Lee is the creator of Layoffs.FYI and co-founder of In depth and Human Interest.

Here’s what we acquired into:

  • Roger’s introduction to entrepreneurship all through the dot-com bubble
  • How the pandemic de-stigmatized layoffs
  • How Thorough – explained as the inverse of Layoffs.FYI – is aiding workers amount-up
  • The importance of crowdsourcing and to monetize, or not to monetize…transparency
  • We finished, as regular, with a lightning spherical and learned exactly where Lee’s vocation could have absent if he didn’t get the founder path (hint: it’s not VC).

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