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SUMMARY The Start Up of You

The Start Up of You

Ge to win the best jobs and opportunities Strengthen your professional network by building powerful alliances and maintaining a diverse mix of relationships Find the uniue breakout opportunities that massively accelerate career growth Take proactive risks to become resilient to industry tsunamis Tap your network for information and intelligence that help you make smarter decisions A revolutionary new guide to thriving in today's fractured world of work the strategies in this book will help you survive and thrive and achieve your boldest professional ambitions The Start Up of You empowers you to become the CEO of your career and take control of your future©2012 Reid Hoffman P2012 Random Hous. Unfortunately cannot remember much after some months of reading it Should write down my notes earlier S Re readability yes Note 45The motivation for the book is one idea the steady career paths of the past are gone Today s environment is extremely dynamic and we should be adaptable and ready to change jobs multiple timesThe solution for the authors is to think one s life and career a start up or simply put be pro active create an identity that goes beyond your current employer and seek to fit the malleable markets The authors stress we are always in a beta version of ourselves Flexibility to change pivot and learn is crucialKey to create an identity is to build a a strong network for new career opportunities and knowledge tapping Within this I found 3 ideas to be the most compelling ones My value in the market is I We myself to the power of my network That is sharpen your skills as an individual and then expand your reach exponentially with your network Strong ties vs weak ties strong ones are typically people with very similar backgrounds like you You can heavily rely on them However their number of nodes is small and because of the similar backgrounds they don t offer you much informationopportunities On the other side weak ties though weaker in reliability are the ones that can offer you many opportunities for example when you are thinking to change jobs Weak ties are many and can bring you to different environments Our network size expands up to our 2nd degree and 3rd degree connectionsFinally the book ends each chapter with proposed practical exercises to improving your network I haven t done these will do soon and that s why I want to skim read again the book It s a book that is read very fast The ideas are simple yet to the point and with practical advice Sylvia Pankhurst opportunities Strengthen your professional network by building powerful alliances and maintaining a diverse mix Attack of Apollyon: Revenge of the Locusts of relationships Find the uniue breakout Aikido and the Dynamic Sphere An Illustrated Introduction Tuttle Martial Arts opportunities that massively accelerate career growth Take proactive risks to become resilient to industry tsunamis Tap your network for information and intelligence that help you make smarter decisions A revolutionary new guide to thriving in today's fractured world The Empirical Stance The Terry Lectures Series of work the strategies in this book will help you survive and thrive and achieve your boldest professional ambitions The Start Up Book of Isms of You empowers you to become the CEO バガボンド 1 of your career and take control Расул Гамзатов Стихи of your future©2012 Reid Hoffman P2012 Random Hous. 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Entrepreneurs who run them are nimble They invest in themselves They build their professional networks They take intelligent risks They make uncertainty and volatility work to their advantage These are the very same skills professionals need to get ahead today This book isn’t about cover letters or resumes Instead you will learn the best practices of Silicon Valley start ups and how to apply these entrepreneurial strategies to your career Whether you work for a giant multinational corporation a small local business or are launching your own venture you need to know how to Adapt your career plans as you change the people around you change and industries change Develop a competitive advanta. What a waste of time this is There is really no information that cannot be found in 100 1000 other business books that are better This is an extended commercial for LinkedIn which I use and really like for the record but I don t need to read the infomercial Also some of the message seems to be its who you know True dat but not very helpful advice unless you are teaching people how to connectBy way of confession I will say I don t really like many business self help books I read them because it is my business to help people grow their businesses To be good at my job I need to share what I know and what other successful professionals have learned I am always grateful for any new insights I can get from others It is rare no matter how little I like a book that I feel I came away with nothing new This is the case here though That said if you like these sorts of books and read to get pumped up and inspired you might like this

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6 hrs and 41 minsA blueprint for thriving in your job and career in today’s challenging world of work by applying the lessons of Silicon Valley’s most innovative entrepreneurs The career escalator is jammed at every level Unemployment rates are sky high Creative disruption is shaking every industry Global competition for jobs is fierce The employer employee pact is over and traditional job security is a thing of the past Here LinkedIn cofounder and chairman Reid Hoffman and author Ben Casnocha show how to accelerate your career in today’s competitive world The key is to manage your career as if it were a start up business a living breathing growing start up of you Why Start ups and the. My take aways1 The faster way to change yourself is to hang out with people who are already the way you want to be2 The Interesting People Fund concept Set aside a bit of money for going out for coffee lunch or flying to Boston for a meeting with interesting people It s an investment in yourself3 The best way to make sure that lucky things happen is to make sure a lot of things happen4 Talking about negativity bias To keep our ancestors alive Mother Nature evolved a brain that routinely tricked them into making three mistakes overestimating threats underestimating opportunities and underestimating resources for dealing with threats and fulfilling opportunities The result is that we are programmed to overestimate the risk in any given situation Even when there is not much risk side note I highly recommend the book Thinking Fast and Slow by Daniel Kahnemann Excellent book to think about thinking5 In any given situation just ask yourself is the worst case scenario of this decision tolerable or intolerable Change is good and usually tolerable6 You ll never be fully certain Don t conflate uncertainty with risk They suggest this task reflect for a few minutes on risk in your life Rank the projects you re involved in by risk from most to least risky Then think about the downside and upside possibilities Where there is uncertainty are you mistakenly ascribing risk7 Permanent beta Best phrase of the book My goal is forever to be a work in progress and to always be starting

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  • The Start Up of You
  • Reid Hoffman
  • English
  • 13 May 2019
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About the Author: Reid Hoffman

Reid Hoffman is a Partner at Greylock and Co Founder and Executive Chairman at LinkedInReid joined Greylock Partners in 2009 His areas of focus include consumer Internet enterprise 20 mobile social gaming online marketplaces payments and social networks Reid likes to work with products that can reach hundreds of millions of participants and businesses that have network effectsAn accomp



10 thoughts on “The Start Up of You

  1. says:

    My take aways1 The faster way to change yourself is to hang out with people who are already the way you want to be2 The Interesting People Fund concept Set aside a bit of money for going out for coffee lunch or flying to Boston for a meeting with interesting people It's an investment in yourself3 The best way to make sure that lucky things happen is to make sure a lot of things happen4 Talking about negativity bias To keep our anc

  2. says:

    The basic premise of thesis book is the following the entrepreneurial mindset and attitude are essential for anyone's career in today's economy

  3. says:

    I make it a point not to take career advice from people who make money off of giving me career advice; however I am thinking of living by example and making money off of people for giving them career advice But I wasn't looking for career advice from this book Someone recommended it to me and thought it was something I'd like to read I didn't get it at first I care little about advancing in my career and I only need to m

  4. says:

    What a waste of time this is There is really no information that cannot be found in 100 1000? other business books that are better This is an extended commercial for LinkedIn which I use and really like for the record but I don't need to read

  5. says:

    Another great book on the power of networking It is co authored by the creator of Linkedin which has surprisingly to many been around for a lot longer that new comers like Facebook The book is primarily aimed at those people on the career treadmill looking to make a change however the information provided is certainly applicable to anyoneThis book addresses 'networking' as something you give before you receive It demo

  6. says:

    I stopped writing reviews but this one is a life changer either you're an employee young entrepreneur or a business man you should definetly read it it's a lifetime experience in a capsule By one of the most successful people in our generation

  7. says:

    An easy read with lots of good nuggets on self development properly using your network and giving back Probably my favouri

  8. says:

    Unfortunately cannot remember much after some months of reading it Should write down my notes earlier S Re readability yes Note 45The motivation for the book is one idea the steady career paths of the past are gone Today's environment is ext

  9. says:

    Other reviews provide a good summary of what's in the book so I'm just sharing some disparate things that stood out for me Upfront Reid Hoffman states that this is not a job hunting manual It's about giving you a mindset that you need to adapt to the future In his true fashion of always thinking about how he c

  10. says:

    When the former Executive VP of PayPal and co founder of LinkedIn writes a book on networking and entrepreneurship it's a good bet he knows what he's talking about and your time would be well spent reading itHis analogies and concrete examples

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