Learning From Mistakes

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Nokia Is Gearing Up for a Mobile Comeback
Nokia

Nokia Is Gearing Up for a Mobile Comeback

The company is testing new products, looking for sales partners, hiring software experts and learning from its previous mistakes.
What to Do When a Colleague Acts Unethically
Ethics Coach

What to Do When a Colleague Acts Unethically

If your co-worker acted unethically, there are ways to fix it.
Gael O'Brien
3 Ways to Wring at Least Some ROI From Failure
Failure

3 Ways to Wring at Least Some ROI From Failure

Failure is tuition, so learn the lesson.
Mark Coopersmith & John Danner
5 Adages That Have Stood the Test of Time
Wisdom

5 Adages That Have Stood the Test of Time

No matter what else changes, folk wisdom will always ring true.
Marty Fukuda
How to Avoid 6 Common Leadership Mistakes
Leadership Development

How to Avoid 6 Common Leadership Mistakes

A good start for getting better is to give up on being perfect.
Marty Fukuda
4 Things That All CEOs Hate
Leadership

4 Things That All CEOs Hate

CEOs love to be in control of organizations that execute their vision flawlessly. Reality is more complicated than that.
Tor Constantino
3 Ways to Wring Great Ideas From Mistakes
Mistakes

3 Ways to Wring Great Ideas From Mistakes

Mistakes are inevitable. What comes after is up to you.
Matthew Turner
9 Ways to Avoid Rookie Mistakes When Starting Your Own Business
Startup Mistakes

9 Ways to Avoid Rookie Mistakes When Starting Your Own Business

You don't necessarily need an MBA, but do be sure to have a plan.
Nicole Lapin
Richard Branson's Biggest Mistake: Inventing the iPod… as a Prank
Richard Branson

Richard Branson's Biggest Mistake: Inventing the iPod… as a Prank

The entrepreneur ultimately only pranked himself when he failed to follow through on his fictional 'Music Box' concept.
Kate Taylor
How These Entrepreneurs Failed Their Way to Millions
Failure

How These Entrepreneurs Failed Their Way to Millions

These resilient entrepreneurs bounced back after losing it all, again and again.
Michelle Goodman
Why Overcoming Failure Is the First Step Toward Success
Failure

Why Overcoming Failure Is the First Step Toward Success

The silver lining to making business mistakes is that you get to do better the next time.
Firas Kittaneh
How Sales Legend Frank Perdue Overcame Shyness and Built a Business Empire
Shyness

How Sales Legend Frank Perdue Overcame Shyness and Built a Business Empire

Frank Perdue was known nationally as the salesman who built one of the largest family businesses in the country but his greatest success might have been overcome his reluctance to even talk to people.
Marc Wayshak
5 Mistakes Successful Entrepreneurs Don't Make Twice
Learning From Mistakes

5 Mistakes Successful Entrepreneurs Don't Make Twice

Nobody gets everything right the first time around but some lessons should only need to be given once.
Kimanzi Constable
10 Blessings That Come Hidden in Rejection, Losing and Failure
Learning From Mistakes

10 Blessings That Come Hidden in Rejection, Losing and Failure

The tough times are tuition we pay for what we need to know to succeed.
Thai Nguyen