Passion Never Fails
About This Show
Welcome to Passion Never Fails, the show that interviews successful people building amazing businesses from all over the world, each and every week.
Learn what makes them tick, what gets them out of bed in the morning, and what drives them to be so successful. We’ll go through the highs and lows of building a successful business and why passion never fails. Hosted by David Fastuca - CMO and Co-Founder of Locomote.com.
Most Recent Episode
Episode 025: How to Build a Great Company and Hire Better People with David Barrett from Expensify
My guest today is David Barrett. David is the founder of Expensify, a financial tool that helps people keep track of their expenses. David attended college in Michigan and worked for Virtual Reality Lab. He then moved to Texas and wrote 3D graphics engines for video game design. When David moved to California, he met Travis Kalanick and developed Red Swoosh with him. In 2008, David moved on to do his own thing with Expensify. Since then, Expensify has become an office staple that helps employees get their expense reports done fast and correctly. On today’s episode, David tells me how he views his business and success in general. Highlights What Expensify does How “holding the line” has made Expensify successful What David looks for in an employee The importance of resisting bad advice The 2 camps of Silicon Valley Silicon Valley’s “Pump and Dump” philosophy Expensify 2 simple rules Why nothing is never really a failure Resources email@example.com David’s LinkedIn Expensify Expensify Blog Expensify Twitter We hope you're enjoying Passion Never Fails. Please help to keep the passion growing by rating us in iTunes