FP0022: My Startup Failed & Here is What You Can Learn From it with Nikki Durkin
This is a story not to be missed.
So often in the startup world, we only hear about the successes, the acquisitions, and how much money this person/business is making.
But how about the real story of entrepreneurs? The struggles? The failures?
Enter Nikki Durkin.
Nikki Durkin founded 99dresses, a company that allowed women to trade fashion items with other users.
99dresses was a Y-comibnator backed startup that had thousands of users and raised hundreds of thousands of dollars for it, but recently had to shut down.
In this interview you will learn:
The best way to approach launching a startup
What her biggest lessons and realizations were as an entrepreneur and what you can learn from her mistakes
How Nikki started her business
How to overcome the fear of failure
Why you have nothing to lose when starting a business
& much more!