---How did Basecamp evolve from being a team/client communication tool to focusing on keeping your whole company organized, and is it really even that different?
---How exactly should we set up Basecamp on day one to support a small 3-5 person remote software team? What tools should we use and which ones should we ignore for now?
---Finding the balance between being organized enough and splitting things up too much
---How big should projects be? Is "HEY v1" a project, or is a project something more like "HEY File Attachments"?
---What tools do you normally enable for regular projects, and how do you use them?
---How are you normally using chat at the individual project level?
---Why todo lists should be created by the individuals doing the work, and not the people assigning the work
---How should we use the company HQ project? What are some less obvious ideas we can apply there that can make a big difference?
---Using a "what we're working on" project to keep everyone on the team in the loop and feeling connected
---Using "heartbeats" to summarize the work a team has been doing over a period of time for the rest of the company
---Advice on bringing on new employees and how to assign them their first project
---When you're such a writing-driven company, how do you make sure decisions get written down when they are made in real-time instead of naturally occurring within Basecamp?
--- [Example of a "what did I work on?" check-in] (https://adamwathan.nyc3.cdn.digitaloceanspaces.com/full-stack-radio/basecamp-check-in.png)
--- [Example of a heartbeat] (https://adamwathan.nyc3.cdn.digitaloceanspaces.com/full-stack-radio/basecamp-heartbeat.png)
--- [Example of the "What Works" project] (https://adamwathan.nyc3.cdn.digitaloceanspaces.com/full-stack-radio/basecamp-what-works.png)
--- [Example of an announcement in the HQ project] (https://adamwathan.nyc3.cdn.digitaloceanspaces.com/full-stack-radio/basecamp-hq-message.png)
--- [Example of a conversation on a todo] (https://adamwathan.nyc3.cdn.digitaloceanspaces.com/full-stack-radio/basecamp-todo.png)
--- [Basecamp] (https://basecamp.com)
--- [Shape Up] (https://basecamp.com/shapeup) , Basecamp's recent book on how they work
--- [Going Remote: Basecamp Walkthrough] (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CFzvA1dEvd8) , a livestream where Jason and DHH go over their real Basecamp account
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