After Being Told She Wasn’t ‘Entrepreneurial,’ Her Startup Is on Track to Hit $40M This Year

I got fired from that job not long after. But here’s the ironic thing: At that time, I was also quietly developing a company with my husband. It was called Brooklinen, and it would offer beautiful bedding at a decent price, direct to consumer. Losing my job lit a fire under my butt and put a chip on my shoulder. I could have just gotten a safe, stable job, but I decided to go all in on Brooklinen and prove that supervisor wrong.

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