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Reid Hoffman and Joi Ito on Moving Fast But Not Breaking Things

Reid Hoffman and Joi Ito on Moving Fast But Not Breaking Things

IT’S NO LONGER enough to build lean companies quickly. The companies of the near future will need to be both fast and massive. And if it takes years to grow from a small startup to a major player in Silicon Valley, well. That’s just too slow. LinkedIn co-founder Reid Hoffman says Silicon Valley now demands that companies double their size after three months, then six months, then a year. He calls it “blitzscaling,” and today at the four-day WIRED25 festival in San Francisco, he explained the basic concepts to his good friend and intellectual sounding board Joi Ito, the iconoclastic director of MIT’s Media Lab.

https://www.wired.com/story/wired25-reid-hoffman-joi-ito/

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