What I learned from failing in three startups

Jewelry business — I was doing things I knew were wrong

I was always quick to say “Yes” to any opportunity that was coming my way. “Do you want to earn some money working from home?” — “Sure!” We were going to open an online store for an established jewelry business.

The beginning was great: her family was designing and selling fine jewelry in New York for 30 years and they were the biggest pearl dealer in Manhattan. As online store, we didn’t carry any inventories, were offering great quality at good prices and could do…