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Make everyone a hero: The Reid Hoffman story (Part 1)

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In this special episode, we turn the tables on host Reid Hoffman. He’s the guest and we tell his story, while proving a theory that’s perfect for Reid: You can chart an epic journey to scale, if you make everyone a hero along the way. Guest Host is June Cohen, Executive Producer of Masters of Scale, CEO of WaitWhat, and former Executive Producer of TED.

“Life is a team sport, not an individual sport. Once you start thinking that way, everything goes a lot better.”

— Reid Hoffman
About the guest:
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Reid Hoffman is the host of Masters of Scale. A Silicon Valley entrepreneur and investor, he’s known for his spot-on insights on how to scale a startup. He’s a partner at Greylock and co-founder of LinkedIn, and co-author of the best-selling Blitzscaling and The Startup of You.

About the hosts:
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June is the co-founder and CEO of WaitWhat, the media organization behind Masters of Scale, Meditative Story and Spark & Fire. What June most loves is the design and intention behind WaitWhat’s premium content — its creativity, generosity and impact on the lives of millions of people. She founded TED’s media organization in 2005, launching TED Talks on the Internet, and co-hosting the annual TED Conference.

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Reid Hoffman is the host of Masters of Scale. A Silicon Valley entrepreneur and investor, he’s known for his spot-on insights on how to scale a startup. He’s a partner at Greylock and co-founder of LinkedIn, and co-author of the best-selling Blitzscaling and The Startup of You.

Also featured in this episode:

June is the co-founder and CEO of WaitWhat, the media organization behind Masters of Scale, Meditative Story and Spark & Fire. What

Matthew Mercer is the creator of the hit Dungeons and Dragons web series called Critical Role.

To chart a truly epic journey to scale, you need to make everyone you enlist a hero. Not just in your story, but in their own

Transcript of Masters of Scale: Make everyone a hero: The Reid Hoffman story (Part 1)
Masters of Scale’s mission is to democratize entrepreneurship. Launched in 2017 as a weekly podcast featuring Reid Hoffman, we’re now two weekly podcasts — Masters of Scale with Reid Hoffman, and Masters of Scale: Rapid Response, hosted by Bob Safian — as well as an award-winning daily learning app, a best-selling book, virtual and live events, and more, serving a global community of founders, funders, and leaders looking to innovate at scale.
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