Derek Sivers, originally a professional musician and circus clown, created CD Baby in 1998. It became the largest seller of independent music online, with $100M in sales for 150,000 musicians. In 2008, Derek sold CD Baby for $22M, giving the proceeds to a charitable trust for music education.
He is a frequent speaker at the TED Conference, with over 5 million views of his talks.
Since 2011 he has published 34 books, including âAnything You Wantâ which shot to #1 on all of its Amazon categories.
Episode 177: Justin Malik's Most Difficult Episode, Plus My 3.3 Million Dollar Mistake by Derek Sivers (Derek Narrates His Own Content).
The original post can be found here: https://sivers.org/mistake
And Derek's book, also featuring this post, can be found here: http://amzn.to/22tGL0U