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“WeWork had all of the bad red flags”: How a visionary sales pitch turned into yoga-babble [Video]

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WeWork, co-founded by Adam Neumann and Miguel McKelvey, was designed to provide flexible shared office space for startups, freelancers, and others entrepreneurs. Neumann, who was the public face of the company, insisted "We" — and the emphasis was always plural — "want to make the world a better place — and make money doing it." He gave employees stock options, suggesting they had equity in the company.

For many of the employees and clients of WeWork, Neumann was charismatic and brilliant, and he sold them, not unlike a cult leader, on the benefits of collective energy and having a purpose in their work. He also helped create WeLive, which took the office environment home, creating a "co-living" space, which looked not unlike a college dormitory, and "WeGrow," a private school, spearheaded by Neumann's wife Rebekah, a cousin of Gwyneth Paltrow

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With jobless Texans losing access to federal unemployment benefits, some in rural areas can't find jobs [Video]

Gov. Greg Abbott said that after June 26, unemployed Texans won't be getting extra federal assistance. He also cut off Pandemic Unemployment Assistance which helped gig workers, self-employed people and others who aren't covered by unemployment insurance.