Ben Silbermann

3 Ben Silbermann Recommended Books

Ben Silbermann is an American entrepreneur and co-founder of the social media network, Pinterest. He started the company in 2010, and it has since become one of the most popular social networks, with over 250 million users. Silbermann is also an active philanthropist, donating to causes such as education, health and the environment.

3 Books recommended by Ben Silbermann

The Better Angels of Our Nature

The Better Angels of Our Nature

Why Violence Has Declined

Author :Steven Pinker

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"Takes a long view and shows the long-term decline in violence that has occurred." - Ben Silbermann [Source]

Salt, Fat, Acid, Heat

Salt, Fat, Acid, Heat

Mastering the Elements of Good Cooking

Author :Samin Nosrat

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"I enjoy cooking, and this book taught me a lot of the basics of flavor and cooking technique." - Ben Silbermann [Source]

Together

Together

The Healing Power of Human Connection in a Sometimes Lonely World

Author :Vivek H Murthy M.D.

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"An extraordinary and essential book for our time. With powerful stories and sobering truths, [the author] does a masterful job of showing how, even in the digital age, there’s no substitute for authentic human connection." - Ben Silbermann [Source]

FAQs

Q1: What are some books recommended by Ben Silbermann?

Ben Silbermann recommends books such as The Hard Thing About Hard Things by Ben Horowitz, The Innovator's Dilemma by Clayton Christensen, and/or Lean In by Sheryl Sandberg.

A: The Hard Thing About Hard Things covers topics such as managing in times of crisis, dealing with difficult situations, managing uncertainty, and developing one's leadership style.

The Innovator's Dilemma examines how companies can combat disruptive technologies and how unsuccessful companies may have failed in their attempts to adjust to new industry conditions.

Lean In offers advice such as having higher ambitions, investing more in developing an individual's career network, negotiating for one's true worth in the workplace, and making one's goals a priority.