8. Masters of Scale
Masters of Scale host Reid Hoffman, co-founder of LinkedIn, has the Rolodex to get the best business minds to share the secrets of their success. Guests include Reed Hastings (Netflix), Tim Ferriss (Lifestyle guru), Barry Diller (IAC/Expedia), Sheryl Sandberg (Facebook), Brian Chesky (Airbnb), Catrina Fake (Flickr) and Peter Thiel (PayPal). Each episode focuses on one critical aspect of creating a successful business. Hoffman commits to a 50-50 gender balance for guests.
Average length: 32 minutes
Frequency: 3–4 times per month
Where to start: How to Kill Your Own Bad Ideas (July 25, 2018), an interview with Mark Pincus, founder of Zynga and others, on the importance of being relentless about pursuing a big opportunity as well as ruthless about killing your own bad ideas along the way.