Reid Hoffman

19 Reid Hoffman Recommended Books

Reid Hoffman is a world-renowned entrepreneur, venture capitalist, author, and executive. He is the co-founder of LinkedIn and a partner at Greylock Partners, and has invested in companies such as Airbnb, Dropbox, and Zynga. He is a board member at Microsoft, and has written several books, including "The Alliance" and "Blitzscaling.

19 Books recommended by Reid Hoffman

The Gene

The Gene

An Intimate History

Author :Siddhartha Mukherjee

Reid Hoffman- Reid Hoffman

Reid Hoffman told McKinsey he was reading this book. [Source]

High Growth Handbook

High Growth Handbook

Author :Elad Gil

Reid Hoffman- Reid Hoffman

"If you want the chance to turn your startup into the next Google or Twitter, then read this trenchant guide from someone who played key roles in the growth of these companies." - Reid Hoffman [Source]

This Brave New World

This Brave New World

India, China, and the United States

Author :Anja Manuel

Reid Hoffman- Reid Hoffman

Reid Hoffman told McKinsey he was reading this book. [Source]

The Airbnb Story

The Airbnb Story

How Three Ordinary Guys Disrupted an Industry, Made Billions . . . and Created Plenty of Controversy

Author :Leigh Gallagher

Reid Hoffman- Reid Hoffman

"Captures the remarkable journey of Airbnb exceedingly well." - Reid Hoffman [Source]

New Power

New Power

How Power Works in Our Hyperconnected World--and How to Make It Work for You

Author :Jeremy Heimans

Reid Hoffman- Reid Hoffman

"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 [Source]

The Inner Lives of Markets

The Inner Lives of Markets

How People Shape Them - And They Shape Us

Author :Ray Fisman

Reid Hoffman- Reid Hoffman

"Essential reading for any non-economist who wants to understand how markets shape our world." - Reid Hoffman [Source]

Smart People Should Build Things

Smart People Should Build Things

How to Restore Our Culture of Achievement, Build a Path for Entrepreneurs, and Create New Jobs in America

Author :Andrew Yang

Reid Hoffman- Reid Hoffman

"About entrepreneurship for young people." - Reid Hoffman [Source]

Tribal Leadership

Tribal Leadership

Leveraging Natural Groups to Build a Thriving Organization

Author :Dave Logan

Reid Hoffman- Reid Hoffman

"Presents a clear road map for the new reality of managing organizations, careers, and life." - Reid Hoffman [Source]

Alpha Girls

Alpha Girls

The Women Upstarts Who Took On Silicon Valley's Male Culture and Made the Deals of a Lifetime

Author :Julian Guthrie

Reid Hoffman- Reid Hoffman

"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 [Source]

Conscious Business

Conscious Business

How to Build Value Through Values

Author :Fred Kofman

Reid Hoffman- Reid Hoffman

"[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 [Source]

Measure What Matters

Measure What Matters

How Google, Bono, and the Gates Foundation Rock the World with OKRs

Author :John Doerr

Reid Hoffman- Reid Hoffman

"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 [Source]

More Human

More Human

Designing a World Where People Come First

Author :Steve Hilton

Reid Hoffman- Reid Hoffman

Reid Hoffman told McKinsey he was reading this book. [Source]

Essentialism

Essentialism

The Disciplined Pursuit of Less

Author :Greg Mckeown

Reid Hoffman- Reid Hoffman

"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 [Source]

The Seventh Sense

The Seventh Sense

Power, Fortune, and Survival in the Age of Networks

Author :Joshua Cooper Ramo

Reid Hoffman- Reid Hoffman

"Recently I’ve been giving out [this book]." - Reid Hoffman [Source]

FAQs

Q1: What types of books does Reid Hoffman recommend?

Reid Hoffman often recommends leadership, business and personal development books from well-respected authors like Malcolm Gladwell, Brené Brown and Robert Greene.

Reid Hoffman recently praised Adam Grant's "Think Again: The Power of Knowing What You Don't Know".

Reid Hoffman's book recommendations can be found on his LinkedIn profile, as well as in various magazine and other media interviews.

While Reid Hoffman does frequently recommend books written by well-known authors, he also suggests books by rising stars, including entrepreneurs and academics.

Reid Hoffman's book recommendations may not be specifically tailored for a young adult audience. His reading preferences often revolve around entrepreneurship, technology, and business strategy, which may be more relevant and engaging for an older audience, particularly those interested in the business world, startups, and leadership.