CEOs of startups often fly advertising. Private jets are seen as a dubious waste of money by investors. But Adam Neumann, the party-loving executive who, like a guru of co-working company WeWork, often flies privately, while many of his top executives fly coaches. He’ll treat the private jets like they’re the tour buses in “Almost Famous,” causing them to vomit, their crews not to be operated. On a flight, Wall Street Journal reporters Eliot Brown and Maureen Farrell write about their fascinating new history, “The Cult of We: WeWork, Adam Neumann, and the Great Startup Delusion“The smoke was so thick in the cabin that the crew had to wear oxygen masks.
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