[Life in Permanent Beta] A Note from Entrepreneur's Editor In Chief

Visit Entrepreneur.com | Contact Us
May 2017 Issue
Jason Feifer
Dear Entrepreneur,

Our May cover story goes inside the mind of Reid Hoffman, the VC and co-founder of LinkedIn, who's known as one of the most thoughtful people in Silicon Valley. We wanted to understand how he helps entrepreneurs grow, and came away full of wisdom—but for me, nothing will top the words in these sentences: "Hoffman has a name for the mindset of the successful entrepreneur. He calls it permanent beta." Immediately after reading that, I grabbed a piece of paper, wrote "permanent beta" on it, and taped it to my wall. In two words, Hoffman sums up not just a good business strategy, but an entire life philosophy. We should never think of ourselves as finished products—because finished products can become outdated. Rather, entrepreneurs must always evolve, and must always reinvent. I hope that you, like me, are already excited to see what comes next.

Jason Feifer

Life in Permanent Beta with Reid Hoffman
Life in Permanent Beta with Reid Hoffman
He's the billionaire co-founder of LinkedIn, an investor, a mentor to many, and, starting in May, the host of a new podcast called 'Masters of Scale.' Here, Hoffman gives us an inside look at how he teaches entrepreneurs to grow successful businesses. Read More
Andrew Leonard

Also In This Issue

Entrepreneur Magazine's 2017 Best Cities for Entrepreneurs Failure is Our Greatest Strength
'Fail fast' may be a Silicon Valley motto, but that's not the case across Africa. Here, failure is often stigmatized. And yet, not talking about it is leading to even bigger failures.
Major-League Pitchers Major-League Pitchers
Here are some lessons from vendors as they try selling to Major League Baseball teams.
Staffing Smarter Staffing Smarter
Stop focusing on a potential employee's resume and achievements.
2017's Best of the Best Franchises 2017's Best of the Best Franchises
Meet the top franchises of the year across different business categories, from pets to lodging.

What's New

Get the App
Subscribe Today and Save

Enjoy new solutions, emerging trends, and real-life stories delivered straight to your mailbox or mobile device.

SUBSCRIBE NOW
Connect With Us
Facebook Instagram Twitter Youtube
Visit   |   Video   |   Subscribe  |   Contact Us
This e-mail was sent to: sbsbessa.newsletters@blogger.com
The e-mail was sent by: Entrepreneur Media Inc. 18061 Fitch Irvine, CA 92614
Copyright © 2017 Entrepreneur Media, Inc. All rights reserved.

We respect your right to privacy
View our Policy   |   Manage Subscriptions

No comments:

Post a Comment