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In addition to our books and blogs, we write articles filled with practical advice on project management, remote work, honest marketing, building a business, and making work a little less crazy.

The Basecamp Guide to Project Management
The Basecamp Guide to Project Management
Everything you need to know about planning, launching, and running amazing projects that work.
The Only Client Communication Guide You’ll Ever Need
The Only Client Communication Guide You’ll Ever Need
Looking to improve your client relationships? Check out these five principles for creating excellent client communication.
Email is Killing Your Startup: Email Alternatives to Survive
Email is Killing Your Startup: Email Alternatives to Survive
Email is more foe than friend. Discover how it’s robbing your business blind, and what you can do to stop it.
30-60-90 Day Plan Template for Employees and Managers
30-60-90 Day Plan Template for Employees and Managers
Learn why the 30-60-90 Day Plan is one of the only plans worth making.
Status Meetings Are the Scourge
Status Meetings Are the Scourge
Why status meetings are the worst kind of meetings.
Why Your Projects Need a Kanban Board (Plus 7 Kanban Templates)
Why Your Projects Need a Kanban Board (Plus 7 Kanban Templates)
Everything you need to build your first Kanban board.
Benefits of Project Management for More Effective, Higher Quality Work
Benefits of Project Management for More Effective, Higher Quality Work
How to deliver higher quality outcomes on faster deadlines with a cohesive (& happy) team.
How to Build a Remote Work Culture: No Handbook Required
How to Build a Remote Work Culture: No Handbook Required
“Culture eats strategy for breakfast.” - Peter Drucker
Dealing With Remote Work Burnout: How to Spot It, Fix It, & Prevent It for Good
Dealing With Remote Work Burnout: How to Spot It, Fix It, & Prevent It for Good
Burnout isn’t reserved for the office.
Onboarding Remote Employees: How to Do it Right & Avoid Costly Mistakes
Onboarding Remote Employees: How to Do it Right & Avoid Costly Mistakes
Learn to avoid the most common missteps of onboarding a remote team.
What You Should Know About Hybrid Work
What You Should Know About Hybrid Work
Is a hybrid work model the future or a passing fad? The pros and cons for your business.
What Are The Project Management Principles?
What Are The Project Management Principles?
Become a better project manager with these 8 principles of project management.
How to Prioritize Projects
How to Prioritize Projects
Learn the art of picking the right projects to run at the right time.
Which KPI is Most Likely to Be a Vanity Metric?
Which KPI is Most Likely to Be a Vanity Metric?
Many KPIs are worthless. Here’s how to separate the good from the bad.
It’s Never Really Done
It’s Never Really Done
Why you should ship your work sooner than you think.
It’s Not a Race
It’s Not a Race
Projects don’t always have to feel like a sprint towards the finish line.
Every Designer Needs a Space
Every Designer Needs a Space
How building a virtual studio space can help you create your best work.
Why Wireframes Are Bad for Creativity
Why Wireframes Are Bad for Creativity
Learn how this common tool boxes in designers, strips them of their creativity, and prevents them from doing their best work.
RECONSIDER
RECONSIDER
Why are you here?
People, Not Robots
People, Not Robots
Bringing the Humanity Back to Customer Support
It’s High Time to Rewrite the Hiring Script
It’s High Time to Rewrite the Hiring Script
It really doesn’t have to be like this.
How We Shaped Basecamp 3
How We Shaped Basecamp 3
The two phases of building a new product.
Hiring Programmers with a Take-Home Test
Hiring Programmers with a Take-Home Test
How to level the playing field.
Don’t Buy the Hiring Lottery
Don’t Buy the Hiring Lottery
Let’s stop pretending that the hiring process is a lottery.
Demand Side Sales 101
Demand Side Sales 101
A new book on sales by Bob Moesta.
Working Remotely Builds Organizational Resiliency
Working Remotely Builds Organizational Resiliency
Remote work is an opportunity.
Why I Work Remotely
Why I Work Remotely
Hint: It has nothing to do with productivity.
The Presence Prison
The Presence Prison
Are you chained to the green dot? Turn it off and break free.
Remote Work is a Platform
Remote Work is a Platform
Why you should stop trying to recreate the office at home.
How Basecamp Became a 100% Remote Company
How Basecamp Became a 100% Remote Company
Why we chose to let go of the office.
Why Scrap Scrappy?
Why Scrap Scrappy?
Resist the allure of large.
Validation is a Mirage
Validation is a Mirage
How do you know if what you’re doing is right while you’re doing it? You can’t be.
Options, Not Roadmaps
Options, Not Roadmaps
Why we build our products six weeks at a time.
Keep Digging
Keep Digging
How to uncover what your customers truly want.
I’ve Never Had a Goal
I’ve Never Had a Goal
Why setting goals isn’t always as important as it seems.
The Importance of Sucking
The Importance of Sucking
Lessons from a bruised leg…
Teaching Iteration
Teaching Iteration
How do you make something better over time?
Mind the Gap
Mind the Gap
How to spend your time when there’s nothing left to do?
Give a Little, Get a Lot
Give a Little, Get a Lot
How generous should you be as a leader?
How We Structure Our Work and Teams
How We Structure Our Work and Teams
An inside look at the specifics of how we decide what to do and then decide how to do it.
The Basecamp MBA Reading List
The Basecamp MBA Reading List
A look at what we’re reading.
Why We Choose Profit
Why We Choose Profit
We’re outspoken about running a profitable company in an industry that so often eschews profits for potential. So why?
Being Tired Isn’t A Badge of Honor
Being Tired Isn’t A Badge of Honor
Sustained exhaustion is not a rite of passage. It’s a mark of stupidity.

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