No. 1 - Put your networking skills to work. "Find people you can learn from," Nelson says. "What you may not need from them today, you may need tomorrow."
No. 2 - Don't be afraid to share your idea. "There's always the opportunity where they may not be able to help you, but somebody else will," he says.
No. 3 - Keep taking risks. "Our personal motto is: 'Fail cheap, fail quick,'" he says. "Don't be afraid to try."