Reed Hastings of Netflix – Mistakes Made & Lessons Learned


Published on Oct 22, 2016

CEO of Netflix – Reed Hastings talks about the mistakes made at his first company, as well as at Netflix, including a pricing fiasco, not investing enough in himself as a leader, and working too hard. Reed also talks about lessons he learned, such as having the right marriages (investors and partners), focus, trust, financing, and innovating by learning new things & tying them all together.

From: “Blitzscaling 16: Reed Hastings on Building a Streaming Empire”

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