“No failures, just pivots” – That was the theme of a speech I did to a group of youth about 18 months ago. At the time I was supposed to take an inventory of my life and come up with some tips from my entrepreneurial journey. It is always easier to look back in life for the silver linings than it is to find them in the moment. I told a story from 1999 when I got diagnosed with Graves Disease. It was probably my largest pivot to date. In the moment, I felt like it was ruining my plans….