The Start-up of You

Reid Hoffman, Ben Casnocha

A blueprint for thriving in your job and constructing a profession by making use of the teachings of Silicon Valley’s most progressive entrepreneurs.
 
LinkedIn cofounder and chairman Reid Hoffman and writer Ben Casnocha present how one can speed up your profession in at this time’s aggressive world. The secret’s to handle your profession as if it have been a start-up enterprise: a residing, respiration, rising start-up of you.
 
Why? Begin-ups–and the entrepreneurs who run them–are nimble. They spend money on themselves. They construct their skilled networks. They take clever dangers. They make uncertainty and volatility work to their benefit.
 
These are the exact same expertise professionals must get forward at this time.
 
This ebook isn’t about cowl letters or resumes. As an alternative, you’ll be taught the most effective practices of Silicon Valley start-ups, and how one can apply these entrepreneurial methods to your profession. Whether or not you’re employed for an enormous multinational company, a small native enterprise, or launching your individual enterprise, it’s essential know how one can:
 
* Adapt your profession plans as you alter, the folks round you alter, and industries change.
* Develop a aggressive benefit to win the most effective jobs and alternatives.
* Strengthen your skilled community by constructing highly effective alliances and sustaining a various mixture of relationships. * Discover the distinctive breakout alternatives that massively speed up profession development.
* Take proactive dangers to turn into extra resilient to trade tsunamis.
* Faucet your community for data and intelligence that assist you to make smarter selections.
 
A revolutionary new information to thriving in at this time’s fractured world of labor, the methods on this ebook will assist you to survive and thrive and obtain your boldest skilled ambitions. The Begin-Up of You empowers you to turn into the CEO of your profession and take management of your future.