Failure

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How Mark Organ's Eloqua Nearly Ended up Bankrupt
Turnaround Strategies

How Mark Organ's Eloqua Nearly Ended up Bankrupt

As Organ says: 'The only thing you can control as a CEO is your own mindset and activity produced.'
Eric Siu
3 Ways to Let Failure Cultivate Culture
Failure

3 Ways to Let Failure Cultivate Culture

It's OK to fail -- as long as you learn and grow from it.
Chris Byers
5 Ugly Truths About Entrepreneurship
Survival Strategies

5 Ugly Truths About Entrepreneurship

The SBA says that only half of new companies survive 5 years or more. How resolved are you not to be one of them?
Jonathan Long
Leadership Requires Being Gracious in Defeat
Leadership

Leadership Requires Being Gracious in Defeat

Cam Newton gives a lesson in how leaders shouldn't behave when things don't go their way.
Ray Hennessey
6 Reasons Why You Must Evaluate Your Failures
Learning From Mistakes

6 Reasons Why You Must Evaluate Your Failures

It might be painful, but examining your mistakes allows you to self-diagnose and re-calibrate focus.
Marty Fukuda
Don't Make These 5 Common Mistakes During the Early Phases of Your Startup
Ready To Launch

Don't Make These 5 Common Mistakes During the Early Phases of Your Startup

Be mindful of how you spend your time, foster your confidence and definitely watch that bottom line during the first few years of your new business.
Ryan Coisson
Don't Let a Startup Failure Hold You Back
Success Strategies

Don't Let a Startup Failure Hold You Back

Noted entrepreneur Vinod Khosla bounced back from several failed attempts at business before finding success with Sun Microsystems.
Peter Daisyme
3 Ways to Make Your Next Failure a Learning Opportunity
Failure

3 Ways to Make Your Next Failure a Learning Opportunity

Why you need to 'fail fast to succeed.'
Bruce Cazenave
8 Ways Intelligent People Use Failure to Their Advantage
Failure

8 Ways Intelligent People Use Failure to Their Advantage

Failure is an inevitable part of life, but smart people know how to make it work for them.
Travis Bradberry
'I Have Had Way More Failures Than Successes.'
Jeremy Bloom

'I Have Had Way More Failures Than Successes.'

Jeremy Bloom is a two-time Olympian, a former NFL football player and a successful entrepreneur. But he says that's only a part of his story.
Catherine Clifford
Real Leaders Own Their Mistakes
Control What You Can

Real Leaders Own Their Mistakes

There's an epidemic of business and political leaders making lame excuses, playing the blame game, and failing to hold themselves accountable.
Steve Tobak
6 Fears That Keep You From Starting Your Own Business
Fear

6 Fears That Keep You From Starting Your Own Business

These fears are real for everyone -- but anyone can overcome them.
Han-Gwon Lung
Don't Let Wins and Losses Get to Your Head
Jeremy Bloom

Don't Let Wins and Losses Get to Your Head

Olympic skier and NFL football player-turned-entrepreneur Jeremy Bloom shares what habits have helped him in both chapters of his career.
Catherine Clifford
Here's Why Your Failed Crowdfunding Campaign Could Be a Golden Opportunity
Crowdfunding

Here's Why Your Failed Crowdfunding Campaign Could Be a Golden Opportunity

Repeat support can be critical, says crowdfunding expert Sally Outlaw, in terms of ginning up early momentum.
Geoff Weiss