If you’re not always looking to continuously grow, learn and improve, you're almost certain to be outpaced by competitors who are.

Matt Hoffman

Matt Hoffman


As a partner and head of talent, Matt coaches our founders on hiring the best talent and building healthy and high-performing cultures. He leads several of our future of work investments. Matt previously built and led the People functions at DigitalOcean and Return Path (#1 Best Place to Work in NYC and #2 in the US, respectively).

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Recently Published

Best Advice for Startup Founders from 4 Executive Coaches

Executive coaches share tips for cultivating co-founder relationships, managing anxiety, and more.

March 24, 2022

2 min read

5 Roles You Never Knew You Needed

When it comes to hiring at a startup, sometimes the most impactful roles aren’t the most obvious.

January 20, 2022

4 min read

Designing an Organizational Structure for Your Startup

Learn how to create roles, levels, and job titles that can evolve as your startup grows.

April 27, 2021

8 min read

Human Capital: The Essential Guide to Scaling People Systems

Learn how to build a startup that outlearns the competition with this talent guide.

December 8, 2020

3 min read