Ten Lessons Learned from Failure Over Sixteen Years in Three Startups

Having started/run three startups ($120M+ in financing), I’ve done some impossibly stupid things and squandered all sorts of opportunities to share God’s love. But God has taught me much. I’ll share (1) my failure lessons that will help you avoid my mistakes, and (2) my missed opportunities to share Christ so that you’ll share him more effectively.

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Born in Vietnam, Sonny came to the United States when he was six and grew up in Oklahoma. He attended the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He dropped out of his PhD program at MIT to start a series of companies. He currenlty works at Misfit.

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