Daymond John – About The Lessons He Learned From His Worst Mistakes (Video)


Daymond John is an American businessman, best known as the founder and CEO of the fashion company FUBU. He is also a famous entrepreneur, investor, television personality, author, and motivational speaker. You may have watched it on TV, he participates as an investor on Shark Tank – reality television series on ABC. In this show he and four other business executives (the sharks) get ideas from everyday people, choose profitable projects and give money to their entrepreneurs to start them as a business. Today Daymond John has an estimated net worth of around $250 million and he has been a successful entrepreneur for more than two decades. The story behind him and his business are quite interesting, you can read more about how he started here. Actually, he was very poor at the beginning, he was spending almost most of his time trying to make the ends meet. One day, almost accidentally he came up with a very simple business idea, but it would change his life forever. But let’s not duplicate his story here, just check it out from the link above. This post is about a video I would like to show you…

In the video below, the famous entrepreneur shares his experience, regarding the worst mistakes he made in his career, how they affected his business and how they influenced his life. He actually has failed more times than he succeeded, but he has learned from his mistakes and always moved on. This is one of the things any successful entrepreneur has learned to do. This is probably the most important thing about mistakes – the lessons they teach. Mistakes are not bad at all, especially in business. They are telling us what we do wrong and that what we do isn’t working. That’s why being wrong can be so cool… OK, watch the video and see yourself his vision about doing business. It would be great to see your comments on it below.



Who is Dymond John

Dymond John is one of the most well-known entrepreneurs in the modern world. He is widely known for being the founder of “Shark Tank,” a popular American reality television series.

John was born in 1965 in the Bronx, New York. He began making an income off of entrepreneurship at age nine, selling after-school snacks to classmates. By thirteen he owned multiple pieces of virtual ice cream trucks and made an impressive six-figure income from them.

He has since gone on to become an incredibly successful businessman and investor. He moved to Los Angeles in 1991, where he earned a degree in Finance as well as a Masters’s Degree in Business Administration from Pepperdine University.

In 2009, John was featured as one of the “sharks” on ABC reality series, “Shark Tank”. This gave him worldwide recognition and gave him even more success both personally and professionally. He has since been on national television, hosting his own talk show (The Fubu Radio Show). He has written multiple books including “Straight Talk, No Chaser: How to Find, Keep and Understand A Man” which is a New York Times Best Seller!

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