An interview and Q&A with billionaire entrepreneur, venture capitalist and founder of LinkedIn, Reid Hoffman. In this interview, Reid gives his advice to hopeful entrepreneurs on how to think about starting a business and current entrepreneurs on scaling and networking. Reid also talks about his education and why you should be contrarian. 📚 Books by Reid Hoffman and his recommend books are located at the bottom of the description❗
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4:45 How does someone with a background in philosophy became successful in tech?
7:15 Why did you chose to be an entrepreneur?
9:20 What are the issues of our time?
11:05 Advice to entrepreneurs?
13:58 Which principles have resonated with people?
15:22 Summary of The Alliance?
19:13 How do you implement your principles at LinkedIn?
21:41 Observations on leadership?
27:10 How to a find fast growing new industry/ technology?
32:30 Blitz Scaling?
39:00 Start of Q&A
39:20 Lessons learnt from school and labour?
42:05 When is it time to stop/give up?
45:32 Responsability to the flow of information on social platforms?
49:11 Thoughts on freedom of the press?
53:36 How do you identify current technology trends?
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Interview Date: 5th June, 2016
Event: Distinguished Speaker Series, Saïd Business School
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