[Video] How to be a Great Founder by Reid Hoffman

This video is a part of a series of lectures on ‘How to Start a Startup’, collated by Sam Altman.

In the previous video, Co-founder and CEO of cloud computing company Box, Aaron Levie shared his experiences about the early days of Box and his decision to build for the enterprise instead of creating a consumer centric startup.

This video in particular, features Reid Hoffman, the founding CEO of Linkedin, speaking on ‘How to be a Great Founder’. He lays down the difference between the perceived idea of a ‘great founder’ and the actual reality. From identifying the essential attributes of an efficient founder to the responsibilities and pressure attached to that position, Hoffman covers everything in his lecture. Further, he also shares insights into discovering the right co-founder. Watch the video to learn the fundamentals of being the kind of founder, your colleagues and peers look upto.

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