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If You Can’t Embarrass Yourself, You’ll Never Win

Want to take a risk that people warn will be embarrassing? Good.

WWhen I took a sales job after college, some of my friends made it clear that they thought I was making a mistake. They were “concerned,” they said, about my stutter.

“What if you make a fool of yourself?” they said.



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Michael Thompson

Co-creator of 2 cool boys with an equally cool woman • Ideas and stories in Fast Co., Forbes, Business Insider • Free storytelling guide: