Failure (with Dan O’Brien)

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Today’s episode features a conversation with Olympic champion Dan O’Brien. He’s an American former decathlete and Olympic gold medalist who had one of the most dramatic moments in sports history – and then one of the greatest comebacks of all time.

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Listen to Dan’s advice for anyone pursuing a passion.

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About 3 Things

Ric Elias learned 3 things from surviving the Miracle on the Hudson. Now he’s sitting down for conversations with remarkable people and sharing 3 things we can all take away from each.

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Ric Elias | Co-Founder & CEO

Ric Elias is CEO and co-founder of Red Ventures. In 2009, he survived the "Miracle on the Hudson,” which led to his viral TED Talk, "3 Things I Learned While My Plane Crashed." In 2011, Ric was named Ernst & Young National Entrepreneur of the Year, and in 2016 he was inducted into the Carolinas Entrepreneur Hall of Fame. Ric has founded several social impact initiatives including RoadtoHire, Golden Door Scholars, LifeSports, and Forward787. A native of Puerto Rico, Ric attended Boston College and Harvard Business School.

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