“What do you know now that you wish you had known at age 20?”
Thanks to the reputation he garnered from his senior roles at Google, YouTube, and Facebook, Ling was able to get answers from a range of big names in Silicon Valley, from the CEO of Reddit to one of the founders of Sun Microsystems.
Many of the responses focus on the importance of building relationships, the importance of perseverance, and advice for those looking to start their own companies.
Ben turned to Twitter to ask what people wish they had known at age 20. After getting over 200 responses, he rounded up the top 20.
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