Mistakes http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/mistakes The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Mistakes en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Fri, 18 Jul 2014 18:00:00 GMT Big-Name Startups Land on Most-Doomed Brands List Some of the companies that are expected to falter next year are headed by entrepreneurs you're very familiar with. Fri, 18 Jul 2014 18:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235765 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235765 Jason Fell Some of the companies that are expected to falter next year are headed by entrepreneurs you're very familiar with. Love It or Hate It? Airbnb's New Logo Receives Mixed Reactions. Amid some iffy publicity and legal issues, accommodation-rental start up startup Airbnb rolls out a rebrand and receives a less than stellar response. Thu, 17 Jul 2014 17:10:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235720 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235720 Nina Zipkin Amid some iffy publicity and legal issues, accommodation-rental start up startup Airbnb rolls out a rebrand and receives a less than stellar response. Turning an Oops Into an Opportunity When a company errs, a superior response from its customer-response team can win over the aggrieved party. Wed, 16 Jul 2014 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235625 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235625 Chip R. Bell When a company errs, a superior response from its customer-response team can win over the aggrieved party. 10 Lessons to Learn From Failing Startups (Including My Own) A serial entrepreneur provides valuable insights gleaned from the trenches. Tue, 15 Jul 2014 20:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235250 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235250 John Rampton A serial entrepreneur provides valuable insights gleaned from the trenches. Is it Time to Give In? How to Know for Sure. No entrepreneur wants to pull the plug on a startup. Science sheds some light on why we can’t always tell when enough is enough. Wed, 02 Jul 2014 15:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235222 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235222 Neil Parmar No entrepreneur wants to pull the plug on a startup. Science sheds some light on why we can’t always tell when enough is enough. ScotusBlog Trolls the Dumb, Angry People Who Yell at It by Mistake We collect the 10 most sarcastic, funny and bewildered reactions the independent news agency had when it was trolled by mistake following the Supreme Court ruling yesterday. Mon, 30 Jun 2014 22:06:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235300 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235300 Linda Lacina We collect the 10 most sarcastic, funny and bewildered reactions the independent news agency had when it was trolled by mistake following the Supreme Court ruling yesterday. Correcting Leadership Communication Mishaps Everyone makes mistakes but when you're the one in the corner office, many people will hear about that inadvertent remark or slipup. Here's how to fix it. Thu, 26 Jun 2014 14:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235093 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235093 Sharí Alexander Everyone makes mistakes but when you're the one in the corner office, many people will hear about that inadvertent remark or slipup. Here's how to fix it. These 4 Pitfalls Could Crush Your Startup If you're launching a product, avoid these business-derailing mistakes. Wed, 11 Jun 2014 20:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234669 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234669 Adam Callinan If you're launching a product, avoid these business-derailing mistakes. Don't Make These Social-Media Blunders That Businesses Keep Repeating These 5 mistakes pop up frequently. Your company shouldn't be the latest example. Tue, 10 Jun 2014 21:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234649 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234649 David Gerzof-Richard These 5 mistakes pop up frequently. Your company shouldn't be the latest example. Welcome to the Nimble Workplace of the Future, One Fostering Constant Change Embrace a philosophy that encourages real-time collaboration and participation so your company will be a healthy player. Mon, 09 Jun 2014 18:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234579 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234579 Avinoam Nowogrodski Embrace a philosophy that encourages real-time collaboration and participation so your company will be a healthy player. 5 Surefire Ways to Wreck Your Social Media Network While you try to grow your contacts online, steer clear of these practices. Or you might see your contact list shrink. Fri, 06 Jun 2014 22:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234504 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234504 Phil La Duke While you try to grow your contacts online, steer clear of these practices. Or you might see your contact list shrink. Top 5 Reasons e-Businesses Fail Learn from the mistakes failed dotcom businesses made so you don't make the same errors when starting your e-business. Wed, 28 May 2014 19:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234130 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234130 Entrepreneur Bookstore Learn from the mistakes failed dotcom businesses made so you don't make the same errors when starting your e-business. When Launching Your Startup, Consider These 5 Risks While entrepreneurs may think they have the next billion-dollar idea, they need to assess certain risk factors before bringing it to market. Otherwise, they will crash and burn. Wed, 21 May 2014 19:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234094 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234094 Sreekanth Ravi While entrepreneurs may think they have the next billion-dollar idea, they need to assess certain risk factors before bringing it to market. Otherwise, they will crash and burn. France Orders 2,000 Trains Too Wide for Station Platforms Talk about being on the wrong side of the tracks. While we all make mistakes, France’s latest eye-popping mishap should serve as a lesson in vigilance. Wed, 21 May 2014 14:40:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234114 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234114 Geoff Weiss Talk about being on the wrong side of the tracks. While we all make mistakes, France’s latest eye-popping mishap should serve as a lesson in vigilance. The 4 Pitfalls Small Businesses Face Launching and running a company is no walk in the park. Be aware of these challenges before you jump into starting a business. Fri, 16 May 2014 17:15:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233948 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233948 JT Ripton Launching and running a company is no walk in the park. Be aware of these challenges before you jump into starting a business. Steer Clear of These 5 Pitch Mistakes These tips will show you what not to do when you are presenting your idea to angel investors. Wed, 14 May 2014 18:55:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233909 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233909 Elaine Pofeldt These tips will show you what not to do when you are presenting your idea to angel investors. This Big Mistake Can Hurt Your Site's Search Rankings Online marketing expert John Rampton talks SEO and outlines one mistake to avoid at all costs. Fri, 09 May 2014 12:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/233659 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/233659 Jason Fell Online marketing expert John Rampton talks SEO and outlines one mistake to avoid at all costs. 17 Absentminded Mistakes That Will Cost Your Business Big Time Distracted by daily tasks and critical goals, most entrepreneurs let seemingly unimportant issues slip through the cracks. Thu, 08 May 2014 19:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233646 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233646 Danny Wong Distracted by daily tasks and critical goals, most entrepreneurs let seemingly unimportant issues slip through the cracks. 5 Life Lessons That Will Help You Make Fewer Mistakes Screw ups can be learning experiences, but it's probably best not to make them in the first place. Fri, 02 May 2014 18:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233554 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233554 Stephen Key Screw ups can be learning experiences, but it's probably best not to make them in the first place. The 3 Deadly Sins of Networking Avoid these three lethal blunders when meeting and interacting with potential new clients. Thu, 01 May 2014 10:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233461 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233461 Tom Borg Avoid these three lethal blunders when meeting and interacting with potential new clients.