Learning From Mistakes

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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
5 Common Entrepreneurial Mistakes There Is No Excuse for Repeating
Startup Mistakes

5 Common Entrepreneurial Mistakes There Is No Excuse for Repeating

Success is more likely if you get the basics right.
Kimanzi Constable
NFL Fumbles, Uber Hikes and Other Business Fails
Advice

NFL Fumbles, Uber Hikes and Other Business Fails

Learn from some recent bonehead moves of leading companies.
Jeffrey Hayzlett
7 Ways to Keep Your Dream Alive When the Going Gets Tough
Success Strategies

7 Ways to Keep Your Dream Alive When the Going Gets Tough

The biggest barriers to success often are mental.
Sean Kim
Holiday Pro Tip: Don't Screw Up Your Online Layaway Process
Business Mistakes

Holiday Pro Tip: Don't Screw Up Your Online Layaway Process

Kmart inadvertently canceled online layaway orders for customers and is scrambling to fix the issue.
Carly Okyle
5 Lessons Leaders Can Learn From the Sony Hacking Scandal
Sony

5 Lessons Leaders Can Learn From the Sony Hacking Scandal

Professionals in any industry can learn from the most dramatic story to come out of Hollywood in years.
Carly Okyle
8 Enduring Lessons I Learned From My Clients in 2014
Leadership

8 Enduring Lessons I Learned From My Clients in 2014

The smartest executives dreamed big, failed well and knew themselves.
Tasha Eurich
3 Stories on Bouncing Back From Failure
Starting a Business

3 Stories on Bouncing Back From Failure

A panel of ambitious entrepreneurs share how they've turned a mistake into an opportunity.
Carly Okyle
4 Success Strategies I Took From the NFL to My Business
Success Strategies

4 Success Strategies I Took From the NFL to My Business

No matter what game you're playing, the winning formula is preparation, teamwork and a hunger to learn more.
Fran Tarkenton
The Answers to These 3 Questions Will Get You Through the Low Points
Lessons

The Answers to These 3 Questions Will Get You Through the Low Points

Entrepreneurship is an uncertain path to success but you are guaranteed to learn about yourself.
Katherine Keller
Comcast Apparently Gets Customer Fired, Breaks Every Rule of Business
Customer Service

Comcast Apparently Gets Customer Fired, Breaks Every Rule of Business

This may be the most outrageous example of bad customer service you'll ever hear.
Carly Okyle