There is a reason we have two ears and one mouth. This was sage advice to remember at the Inc. 500/5000 conference held last year in Phoenix. You can learn a lot by listening.
It is humbling to be surrounded by so many successful entrepreneurs that have created fast growing privately held companies, and to learn about the risks that they took. Many of them have risked everything to get where they are. I heard stories about working 16 hour days and stories about being both CEO and janitor, many times in the same day. Read more