Leslie’s Words of Wisdom

I didn’t always do a great job of failing fast when risks didn’t work out to the positive. So now I have a plan for evaluating success and cutting my losses much faster. That said, I try not to think of it as failure or losing—I think of it as learning. And if I’m not learning, I’m not growing.

About the Author

Leslie’s active and deep roots in Chicago drive her to make an impact wherever she can. She strives to make a difference—locally, nationally and globally—whether it be with her agency, mentoring women in tech or giving back to the community.