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Sallie Krawcheck knows: Companies dominated by one type of person run the risk of tunnel vision. You might move fast – but you’ll often drive straight into traps. Truly scalable companies need a diverse portfolio of viewpoints to see the opportunities others miss. From her Wall Street years to her new startup Ellevest, Sallie makes the business case for diversity of all kinds.

“I think about management teams like solving a Rubik’s Cube.”

— Sallie Krawcheck
About the guest:
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Sallie Krawcheck is the CEO and co-founder of Ellevest, an investment platform aimed at women, and the owner and chair of Ellevate Network. Previously, she was CEO of Sanford Bernstein, Smith Barney, Citi’s Wealth Management and Merryl Lynch Wealth Management. She was once called “the last honest analyst” by Fortune Magazine.

About the host:
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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.

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You need a diverse portfolio of viewpoints to see the opportunities others are missing.

Transcript of Masters of Scale: Check your blindspot
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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