Robert Reffkin is an expert at dreaming big.  

The founder and CEO of Compass, the largest independent real estate brokerage in the U.S., Reffkin advises entrepreneurs to always set ambitious goals, even in the face of failure. While he credits much of his success to always thinking bigger, he's also the first person to admit that he had lots of help building Compass into a multibillion-dollar company. Reffkin recently published his first book, No One Succeeds Alone: Learn Everything You Can From Everyone You Can. Watch the clips below to learn more about the Inc. 500 alum's professional journey, how to harness the power of relationships, and how to lead with authenticity.

On the future of real estate:

On how remote work will make companies more efficient:

On how to help your workers be their best selves

On how to bounce back from failure:

On how to find great mentors (and be a mentor to others):