fact they. This article was first published in "Forbes asap" in 1996. You need to do the same for Reid. Reid reminded me to think about where our incentives were aligned with the counterparty and where they were misaligned. Sleeping away entire days is not unknown. Its no wonder his friends are so loyal to him.
We touched down in Las Vegas only three hours before, but we were already back in the plane and flying home to San Jose on a brisk winter day in December, 2012. Arcata has been notably progressive in its political makeup, and was the first city in the United States to elect a majority of its city council members from the Green a result of the progressive majority, Arcata capped the number of chain restaurants allowed.
Of course, in the age of the unthinkable (the title of one of his favorite books this increasingly describes the battlefield all organizations are fighting in, not just startups. In other words, choose to work with someone you know whos a fast learner over someone whos a bit more qualified who you do not know. Often, Reid wrestled with these tradeoffs. He once told me, Whoever is actually immersed in the actual execution of a strategy should always think of ways to tweak the strategy for the better. When evaluating someone, instead of starting with their weaknesses, first ask whats uniquely excellent about them. Also, your teacher will want to throw his chair through a window after struggling to decipher the meaning of your paragraph. Note that Im not going to get into the details of the work with Reid at Linkedin and Greylock and his philanthropy and so on, in part due to privacy and confidentiality considerations. Thus a parent responds to an infant's needs with anger and frustration. Reid is as good as anyone at steering the drivers wheel in the right direction, and then deploying the right amount of emotional energy in that conscious direction.