dozen years of experience at Yahoo and Apple, he got turned down by two of the Internet's brightest
stars at the time. First Twitter said no in May. Then Facebook rejected him in August.
route instead. Teaming up with another Yahoo alum, Jan Koum, he helped build WhatsApp, that has
become the king of cloud-based messaging world-wide.
WhatsApp is in the headlines this week because Facebook has agreed to buy the company for a
stunning $19 BILLION in stock and cash.
Failure is not falling down; failure is staying down when you have the choice to get back up. Sometimes
you have to fail a thousand times to succeed. Which means you haven't really failed yet; you've just
found a bunch of ways that don't work. So don't get so hung up on a few failed attempts that you miss
every new opportunity coming your way. All of your ideas that don't work are simply stepping stones
on your way to the one idea that does.
Life always offers you a second chance – it's called tomorrow.
Getting a second chance in life is about giving yourself the opportunity to grow beyond your past
If you are down, Get Up and keep going...