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Ben Horowitz: Nailing the Hard Things

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Entrepreneur and venture capitalist Ben Horowitz shares which entrepreneurial skills truly matter, and why learning to manage well may be the most critical skill of all.

Horowitz, a founding partner of Andreessen Horowitz, discusses the value of learning inside a large company, some of the exciting technology frontiers ahead, and the purpose and philosophy of his firm, in conversation with Stanford Engineering Professor Tom Byers.

Ben Horowitz describes how his venture capital firm went from industry newcomer to a leader in the Silicon Valley ecosystem in just a few years.

In conversation with Stanford Engineering Professor Tom Byers, Horowitz says his firm built brand recognition through aggressive marketing and broke into the top tier with an innovative approach to staffing, salary and advisory services.


Speakers Website: http://a16z.com

Source: Stanford Technology Ventures Program (Entrepreneurship Corner) at Stanford University with Silicon Valley’s most practiced entrepreneurs and thought leaders. http://stanford.edu

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norbertomoreau

Norberto Moreau is co-owner of the group Allied Management Ltd (Hong Kong, London, Valencia). The group and his associates have activities in Yachting, Properties and IT.