Host: Reid Hoffman – founder of LinkedIn Topic: How to Kill Your Bad Ideas GUEST: Mark Pincus – founder of Zynga INTRO “I believe you have to be relentless about pursuing a big opportunity when you see it. But you also have to be ruthless about killing your own bad ideas along the way.”
MASTERS OF SCALE Host: Reid Hoffman – founder of LinkedIn Guest: Stacy Brown-Philpot – CEO of TaskRabbit Topic: Keep Humans in the Equation INTRO Like any catchy tune, a good jingle can get in your head and make a lesson stick Others repeat it and, in turn, learn from them Humans are learning machines
Jason Fried is the co-founder and CEO at Basecamp.
Lots of takeaways in this one, and great quotes, my favorite...
"I have different points of view because I haven't let society's norms and the general points of view get into my head, so I have to come up with my own ideas"
"If you want to learn how to scale your company, paradoxically, you can increase the likelihood of success by doing things that do not scale."
This is a very thought provoking conversation between Reid Hoffman (co-founder of LinkedIn) and Brian Chesky (co-founder of Airbnb), about what Airbnb did in the early days (and still does) to
Jessee Itzler is a man of many things. He has a new book out - Living With the Monks: What Turning Off My Phone Taught Me about Happiness, Gratitude, and Focus. For this project, Jesse decided to live with monks for 15 days to see what he could learn. For his last book, titled Living