Designing a site? Maybe you should be Getting Real has an reprint of the excellent interview with Jason Fried of 37signals gave the New York Times. If you’re serious about development then you really need to take a look at the article.

“There are plenty of ways to be close enough these days. In fact, we think close enough is better than too close. Too close leads to too many meetings, too much B.S.’ing, and too much wasted time. When people are apart they tend to get more work done because they aren’t bothered as much. Bothering someone by walking over to their desk and just saying hi can really take someone out of their flow.”

Be sure to check out the rest of the article and if you’re interested in the Getting Real approach to development you can purchase a PDF copy of the book for only $19 here.