If I Knew Then http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/if-i-knew-then The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on If I Knew Then en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Thu, 10 Jul 2014 17:30:00 GMT Nasty Gal CEO Sophia Amoruso: 'Wisdom is Earned Through Experience, Particularly Mistakes.' The fashion-retail founder explains why entrepreneurs shouldn't be afraid to veer off of the prescribed track, why it is okay for them to make mistakes and how founders should strive to be like Indiana Jones. Thu, 10 Jul 2014 17:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235498 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235498 Nina Zipkin The fashion-retail founder explains why entrepreneurs shouldn't be afraid to veer off of the prescribed track, why it is okay for them to make mistakes and how founders should strive to be like Indiana Jones. James Dyson: 'Never Be Afraid to Fail' James Dyson isn't just about vacuums. The inventor is also a pioneer in wearable gadgets and green technology. Through his experiences, the entrepreneur learned the one person he needed to believe in his technology was himself. Thu, 12 Jun 2014 19:15:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234767 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234767 Nina Zipkin James Dyson isn't just about vacuums. The inventor is also a pioneer in wearable gadgets and green technology. Through his experiences, the entrepreneur learned the one person he needed to believe in his technology was himself. TOMS Founder: 'Focus on Your Passion. Nothing Else Matters.' After failing at launching a cable network, Blake Mycoskie found his passion in social entrepreneurship. Here is how he turned TOMS into a global force for good. Thu, 15 May 2014 16:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233899 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233899 Nina Zipkin After failing at launching a cable network, Blake Mycoskie found his passion in social entrepreneurship. Here is how he turned TOMS into a global force for good. The Entrepreneur Behind Flickr Opens Up About Past Mistakes, Lessons Learned and Her Latest Venture Caterina Fake, the serial entrepreneur behind Flickr, Hunch and Findery talks about the pain of hiring the wrong people, being surrounded by others smarter than you and always needing to be on your toes. Thu, 10 Apr 2014 16:45:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232931 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232931 Nina Zipkin Caterina Fake, the serial entrepreneur behind Flickr, Hunch and Findery talks about the pain of hiring the wrong people, being surrounded by others smarter than you and always needing to be on your toes. How Warby Parker Used the Element of Surprise to Win Over Customers Warby Parker Co-CEO and founder Neil Blumenthal explains how inspiration can come from the most unlikely sources. Thu, 13 Mar 2014 13:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232151 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232151 Nina Zipkin Warby Parker Co-CEO and founder Neil Blumenthal explains how inspiration can come from the most unlikely sources. How Cherishing Mistakes, Being Clueless and Stress Fests Helped Birchbox's Success The founders of hugely successful beauty-subscription service Birchbox find strength in not having all the answers. For our series If I Knew Then, here are a few lessons and pieces of advice from Hayley Barna and Katia Beauchamp. Thu, 13 Feb 2014 14:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231503 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231503 Nina Zipkin The founders of hugely successful beauty-subscription service Birchbox find strength in not having all the answers. For our series If I Knew Then, here are a few lessons and pieces of advice from Hayley Barna and Katia Beauchamp. If I Knew Then: Indiegogo Co-Founder Makes His Mark Helping Others Follow Their Passion While Indiegogo CEO and co-founder Slava Rubin has made a successful business out of giving his fellow entrepreneurs the opportunity to share their work, he has had his fair share of missteps in achieving that mission. Thu, 09 Jan 2014 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230714 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230714 Nina Zipkin While Indiegogo CEO and co-founder Slava Rubin has made a successful business out of giving his fellow entrepreneurs the opportunity to share their work, he has had his fair share of missteps in achieving that mission. If I Knew Then: Tech Entrepreneur's Challenging Upbringing Led to Passion for Solving Problems Serial entrepreneur Naveen Jain learned the importance of team building from the last crisis he expected to handle on his own. Wed, 11 Dec 2013 15:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230283 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230283 Nina Zipkin Serial entrepreneur Naveen Jain learned the importance of team building from the last crisis he expected to handle on his own. If I Knew Then: Co-Founder of Natural Beauty Products Company on Staying Positive and Being Patient Ido Leffler, co-founder of Yes To Inc., has accomplished a lot in the last seven years, and he's learned that good things come to those who wait. Mon, 04 Nov 2013 14:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229546 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229546 Kathleen Davis Ido Leffler, co-founder of Yes To Inc., has accomplished a lot in the last seven years, and he's learned that good things come to those who wait. If I Knew Then: Serial Entrepreneur Reveals Why Second Place Isn't Good Enough For our series 'If I knew then,' co-founder of HotelTonight Sam Shank opens up about what he learned during his entrepreneurial journey and offers up advice to aspiring entrepreneurs. Wed, 18 Sep 2013 12:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228443 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228443 Lyneka Little For our series 'If I knew then,' co-founder of HotelTonight Sam Shank opens up about what he learned during his entrepreneurial journey and offers up advice to aspiring entrepreneurs.