If you wake up on a Casper mattress, hail Lyft to get to your desk at WeWork, use DoorDash to order lunch, and get an Uber home, you've spent the day interacting with companies that will collectively lose nearly $13 billion this year.
The office-space company announced that it was postponing its initial public offering this week, writes . Read his coverage on the consumer-tech revolution and the great unicorn delusion
If you wake up on a Casper mattress, hail a Lyft to get to your desk at WeWork, use DoorDash to order lunch, hail another Lyft home, and have Uber Eats bring you dinner, you interacted with companies that will collectively lose nearly $13 billion this year
WeWork and the Great Unicorn Delusion “Too many start-ups are caught between the maybe-workable unit economics of their business, and the maybe-not-so-workable extravagance of their visions”
WeWork and the Great Unicorn Delusion, by Derek Thompson /