My whole career is a mistake. Everything I’ve done has been a mistake. We tell our team all the time that 90 percent of our ideas suck – but we just don’t know which 90 percent.

We make all of our money, and help all the people we help, off of about 10 percent of our ideas. Most of the things we try don’t work, and we’re pretty convinced that success is really standing on a pile of failures. Philosophically… READ MORE

Written for Crain’s Nashville

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