President & Co-founder, Eventbrite
Q: It is a common saying that we learn more from our mistakes than from our successes. Can you share a story about a time when you experienced a mistake, and how you eventually came out a winner because of the lesson it taught you?
A: The biggest mistake I’ve made to-date in growing Eventbrite is ignoring my gut. That intuitive feeling is so powerful and can so easily be overlooked or drowned out by doubts, persuasion, and others’ opinions. I’ve become almost religious about always expressing my gut feeling and being strong about following my intuition. READ MORE »