At a large company like Apple, work habits differ wildly between departments -- and also between levels of management. To me, this article would be more appropriately titled "Work habits for managers at competitive companies".
However, I agree with his statement: "It was a busy place. By our choice."
My experience at Apple has felt remarkably similar to my previous startup jobs. Everybody wants to succeed, and therefore tries very hard -- with or without external prodding.
Love reading stuff like this. Gives me motivation to really buckle down in my professional life and kind of give it all I've got. Great find!
Please tell me you meant to put in the sarcasm tag.
Listened to this the other day. Gives a lot of honest insight into the inner workings of Apple from an engineer's perspective. On the long side but worth listening to throughout your day.
My dream is to work at Apple. This is so inspiring.