Reid Hoffman

Reid Garrett Hoffman (born August 5, 1967) is an American entrepreneur, venture capitalist and author. Hoffman is best known as the co-founder of LinkedIn, a social network used primarily for business connections and job searching.
Posts about Reid Hoffman
  • LinkedIn Allows Influencers to Create 30-Second Videos

    … including diversity, workplace culture, education and innovation, adding: Curious to get tips from Naomi Simson and Guy Kawasaki on how to ace your next pitch? Or perhaps you’d like to hear from KIPP co-founder Mike Feinberg and edX CEO Anant Agarwal about how they think colleges should measure success. With videos like these, you’ll get an intimate look…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitter- 19 readers -
  • Microsoft Acquires LinkedIn in $26.2 Billion Deal

    … and LinkedIn said they expect the transaction to close by year-end. Weiner said in the press release: Just as we have changed the way the world connects to opportunity, this relationship with Microsoft, and the combination of their cloud and LinkedIn’s network, now gives us a chance to also change the way the world works. For the last 13 years…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Google Facebook- 7 readers -
  • The Web Will Kill Apps

    … early this year by Reid Hoffman and John Lily at Greylock). And they are not alone – the caliber of people I’ve encountered who share my point of view is extraordinary. Something big is brewing, and I’m deep into figuring out how to frame it. It’s a big story, and I don’t know if I can tell it as well as it deserves to be told. But I’m going to try…

    John Battelle's Search Blogin Facebook- 7 readers -
  • Here are 33 LinkedIn Tips for you to Tweet!

    … There aren’t too many days that I’m not reading an update from LinkedIn, connecting with someone on LinkedIn, participating in a group on LinkedIn, or promoting our content and business on LinkedIn. LinkedIn is a lifeline for my business – and I’m happy with the upgrade I made to a premium account earlier this year. Here are some fantastic tips…

    Douglas Karr/ Marketing Technology Blogin Social- 16 readers -
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