The firm that starts work at 9.06am
There aren't many companies that insist staff start work every day at such an oddly specific time as Pivotal Software.
Employees at the US firm's 20 global offices all have to be at work and ready to go at exactly 9.06am.
At that precise time a cowbell is rung, or a gong is hit, and all workers gather for a brief stand-up meeting that lasts for between five and 10 minutes.
Then the firm's programmers hit their computers, with no other meetings or distractions for the rest of the day.
Pivotal's founder and chief executive Rob Mee says it is all about making the working day as efficient as... read more
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