Auren Hoffman

CEO of SafeGraph. Fmr CEO of LiveRamp. More at www.summation.net

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What Lockdown? World’s Cocaine Traffickers Sniff at Movement Restrictions

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Antoine Levy on Twitter

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The Death of the Central Bank Myth

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Acceptable Flaws

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5 Ways To Actually Improve Your Life & Your Work During Quarantine

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Not even wrong: ways to predict tech

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Doordash and Pizza Arbitrage

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The new economics of chess

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3 days ago

One country, two monetary systems

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4 days ago

New Location Data Available for COVID-19 Recovery Analysis

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4 days ago

Why do some COVID-19 patients infect many others, whereas most don’t spread the virus at all?

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6 days ago

Not even wrong: ways to predict tech

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6 days ago

New York Sent Recovering Coronavirus Patients to Nursing Homes: ‘It Was a Fatal Error’

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6 days ago

What Will It Take to Re-Open the Economy Safely?

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6 days ago

5 ways to actually improve your life during quarantine:

1. Watch less news
2. Decrease optionality
3. Double-down at one form of communication
4. Double-down on personal growth
5. Keep failing (a lot)

5 Ways To Actually Improve Your Life & Your Work During Quarantine

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6 days ago

Solar’s Future is Insanely Cheap (2020)

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7 days ago

Choice is like junk food

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7 days ago

Debt: the First 5000 Years

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9 days ago

America’s Havana

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9 days ago

The Software That’s Powering All the Coronavirus Dashboards

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10 days ago

50 Ideas That Changed My Life — David Perell

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10 days ago

to be a 10xer:
(1) See opportunities where others only see threats.
(2) Create a bias for action.
(3) Be positive, not negative. (“Yes, and” beats “no, but”).
(4) Make your team better.

How Can You Become a 10xer?

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11 days ago

162 benefits of coronavirus

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11 days ago

A Failure, But Not Of Prediction

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14 days ago

Is Private Equity Having Its Minsky Moment?

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14 days ago

When Tailwinds Vanish

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15 days ago

What Other Coronaviruses Tell Us About SARS-CoV-2

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15 days ago

When easing lockdowns, governments should open schools first

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15 days ago

Wackos and ZoomGlüts

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15 days ago

Is It Safer to Visit a Coffee Shop or a Gym?

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16 days ago

How to Look Good on Camera, According to Tom Ford

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19 days ago

Paul Romer

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20 days ago

There are three things you need to do to write a great cold email:

1) Personalize and send it to the right person.
2) Emphasize how responding will benefit the reader.
3) Make it short and clear.

That's it. That's all you need to do.

How To Write a Great Cold Email That Will Actually Get a Response

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22 days ago

The Burn Multiple

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22 days ago

68 Bits of Unsolicited Advice

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26 days ago

To find A-Players in a downturn, look for people that those in Silicon Valley actively discriminate against.

Find people that were passed over by other tech companies for reasons other than their talent and give them a chance.

ppl the tech firms discriminated against:
- boomer generation
- ppl that went to third-tier universities
- religious ppl
- ppl who are politically conservative
- ppl with thick accents
- ppl who are overweight
- ppl who smoke cigarettes
- ppl who are socially awkward

How To Find A-Players In A Downturn

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28 days ago

What’s Different This Time

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28 days ago

The Price of Discipline — David Perell

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33 days ago

The Amish Health Care System

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33 days ago

Building in World 2.0

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34 days ago

Hiring is actually HARDER during a recession

5 Reasons Why Hiring in a Recession Is Harder Than You Think

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35 days ago

The world could soon run out of space to store oil. That may plunge prices below zero

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35 days ago

What Happens If A Presidential Nominee Can No Longer Run For Office?

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36 days ago

IT’S TIME TO BUILD

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36 days ago

Hard Startups

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36 days ago

Why the cruel myth of the 'blitz spirit' is no model for how to fight coronavirus

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40 days ago

‘You don’t understand, Captain. He has a gun’: The hijacking of Flight 1320

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Black Swan Events

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40 days ago

Premature death

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40 days ago

A Politician Takes a Sledgehammer to His Own Ego

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