Even though several local entrepreneurs finally reached success after a failure or two or three, that doesn’t mean they aren’t afraid of failing again.
“Certainly I’m afraid of failure. Who’s not?” said Code School’s founder, Gregg Pollack. “But the moral of the story is to bounce back quickly. You’re going to fail, it’s going to hurt, but the quicker you can bounce back, the quicker you can learn from that failure and try again.”