I’ve heard it said that your best teacher is your last mistake.
In that scenario, it would be hard to discern among all my best teachers. I’m constantly making pretty hefty mistakes. From things as small as misspelled words on the blog, to investing large amounts of money into resources that didn’t work out the way I expected them to, my list of recent mistakes is plentiful.
Yesterday I had the chance to connect with a new friend, just because.
I’m typically very guarded with my time during the week as both a full-time founder and full-time mama, so meeting up with new folks during the week isn’t typically on my agenda. That said, when another trusted founder friend makes the intro encouraging me to meet, I do my best to trust that.
I spent an hour with Mary yesterday, and it was lovely.
As we each shared our start-up stories, one of the …