At D10, LinkedIn Execs Discuss Being the Entrepreneur of Your Own Life (Video)

In video highlights from D10, LinkedIn’s Jeff Weiner and Reid Hoffman discuss how LinkedIn’s IPO has fared, managing careers in a down economy and other timely topics.


Co-Founder & Executive Chairman, LinkedIn

Six degrees of separation never had it so good. At LinkedIn, Hoffman proved that the “I know someone who knows someone” networking tenet could operate on a worldwide scale. He’s also been a longtime investor, as a venture capitalist at Greylock Partners, where he leads its Discovery Fund and as an angel investor, with stakes in in Facebook, Flickr,, and Zynga. He serves on the boards of Airbnb, Edmodo, Mozilla (Firefox), Shopkick, Swipely and Zynga and has co-led investments in, Groupon, and Viki. He was also on the founding board at PayPal.

Posts With Reid Hoffman

Machinima, the YouTube Giant Looking for New Money, Is Also Looking for a New CEO

Machinima is really big, but it’s not a really big business yet. Allen DeBevoise says he wants to hire a replacement to change that.

LinkedIn Beats the Street — Again — As Revenue and User Growth Climb

Another good quarter for the professional networking company.
LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner and Chairman Reid Hoffman


The Birth of Art Tech: How a Centuries-Old Tradition Is Being Adapted for Today’s Always-Connected Consumer

Today, the purchase of art based on a digital image has become the norm, not the exception.

Greylock Partners Raises Another Billion Dollars

Greylock Partners says it didn’t have any trouble scraping together its 14th fund.

LinkedIn Wants More Cash, Offers to Sell $1.15B Worth of Stock

LinkedIn asked investors for money for working capital, fuel for international expansion, infrastructure funding and potential acquisitions.
LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner and Chairman Reid Hoffman

As Senate Passes Immigration Bill, the ZuckerPAC Takes a Victory Lap

A win for immigration reform means a win for Mark Zuckerberg’s political action committee,
Facebook News Feed Event

As Immigration Reform Bill Heads to the Senate Floor, the ZuckerPAC Gets a Win

In a small victory for Mark Zuckerberg’s political group, a bill that could greatly benefit tech company talent-seekers makes it through the Senate Judiciary Committee.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg at the Facebook Home launch event.

Accel’s Breyer Leads Forbes Midas List of Top Tech Investors Again, While Kleiner’s Doerr Leads in Media Scrutiny

It’s hard being — and staying — king of the VCs.

Kleiner’s Doerr Joins Zynga Board of Directors

The legendary Valley VC will soon advise the struggling social gaming giant.

LinkedIn Sails Past Expectations, but Can It Continue Growing User Engagement?

LinkedIn beats the Street yet again. Question is, what’s the best way to keep users coming back on a daily basis?

Day Two at D10 in Tweets and Pictures