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GLIDE 2019: PayPal exec on the importance of embracing failure

Sep 09, 2019 - Louisville Business First (Kentucky)

Let's say your resume includes a gap, during which you launched a startup that ultimately failed.

Is that something you should be ashamed of? Or is it something you should be proud of?

"Here (meaning, the San Francisco Bay Area) that's a badge of honor," said Bill Ready, executive vice president and chief operating officer, for San Jose, Calif.-based PayPal.

Ready was one of the first speakers to chat with members of Greater Louisville Inc. and dozens of Louisville business lea...