Books Recommended by Reid Hoffman
Measure What Matters
How Google, Bono, and the Gates Foundation Rock the World with OKRs
Source: "Whether you're a seasoned CEO or a first-time entrepreneur, you'll find valuable lessons, tools, and inspiration in the pages of [this book]. I'm glad [the author] invested the time to share these ideas with the world." - Reid Hoffman
The Disciplined Pursuit of Less
Source: "Offers concise and eloquent advice on how to determine what you care about most, and how to apply your energies in ways that ultimately bring you the greatest rewards." - Reid Hoffman
The Women Upstarts Who Took On Silicon Valley's Male Culture and Made the Deals of a Lifetime
Source: "The story of four women who entered the tech industry to follow their dreams and managed through hard work and creativity to make those dreams come true." - Reid Hoffman
How Power Works in Our Hyperconnected World--and How to Make It Work for You
Source: "An essential and extremely insightful guide for anyone who wants to maximize the opportunities for progress and impact in today’s new tightly connected world." - Reid Hoffman
How to Build Value Through Values
Source: "[The author's] whole kind of thread is to say actually in fact, how you can express business and capitalism as a spiritual practice of compassion." - Reid Hoffman
Leveraging Natural Groups to Build a Thriving Organization
Source: "Presents a clear road map for the new reality of managing organizations, careers, and life." - Reid Hoffman
The Airbnb Story
How Three Ordinary Guys Disrupted an Industry, Made Billions . . . and Created Plenty of Controversy
Source: "Captures the remarkable journey of Airbnb exceedingly well." - Reid Hoffman
Smart People Should Build Things
How to Restore Our Culture of Achievement, Build a Path for Entrepreneurs, and Create New Jobs in America
Source: "About entrepreneurship for young people." - Reid Hoffman
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