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 Tue, 30 Sep 2014 18:15:00 GMT 9 Ways to Show More Confidence in Business You’re much more likely to reach out to others about your latest idea or effectively pitch a new client if you feel self-assured. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 18:15:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237634 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237634 Jacqueline Whitmore 4 Things Entrepreneurs Should Think About That May Not Be in The Business Plan Two young women recount the lessons they learned from starting their social media-marketing agency. Mon, 22 Sep 2014 21:45:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237163 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237163 Courtney Spritzer and Stephanie Abrams New Online Businesses Should Steer Clear of These 5 Mistakes A lot of money can be made if you effectively set up your website, but these errors will hurt your chances. Mon, 22 Sep 2014 16:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237630 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237630 Jonathan Long Why Admitting Your Mistakes Will Make You a Better Leader I was always aggressive and relentless -- until a series of Zen-like moments helped me move to a different level that changed how I operated. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 12:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237473 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237473 Steve Blank 3 Simple Ways to Avoid a Business Faux Pas Sticky social situations can unglue the surest business deal. Here’s how to make sure they don’t. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 19:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236722 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236722 Debra Kaye The Steps Businesses Can Take to Avoid a Serious Social-Media Blunder (Infographic) Here's what companies can learn from DiGiorno Pizza's Twitter mistake and misappropriation of #WhyIStayed. Tue, 09 Sep 2014 20:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237270 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237270 Nina Zipkin Not Closing Sales? Look to These 5 Mistakes. You should be reflecting on what has gone right and what has gone wrong in the past, but these errors may be contributing. Thu, 04 Sep 2014 17:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237059 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237059 Adam Callinan Malaysia Airlines Scraps Ill-Conceived 'Bucket List' Promotion Following the tragedies of Flight 370 and Flight 17, Malaysia Airlines rolled out -- and then promptly scrapped -- a contest asking consumers to describe their bucket lists. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 18:17:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237031 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237031 Geoff Weiss How to Stop Making the Same Mistakes Over and Over Again One way to combat falling into terrible habits is to focus on thinking outside of the box. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 20:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236543 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236543 Katelyn Oster Richard Branson on the Importance of Independence As a parent, letting go isn't about separation; it's about pushing your child towards a greater sense of freedom. Mon, 18 Aug 2014 13:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236178 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236178 Richard Branson 6 Common Mistakes Entrepreneurs Make -- And How to Avoid Them Starting a business is hard enough, and these common mistakes can make it even harder. Mon, 18 Aug 2014 12:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236164 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236164 Jacqueline Whitmore The 7 Mistakes Entrepreneurs Make When Launching an Ecommerce Startup Ecommerce can be a gold mine for entrepreneurs – if done correctly. Make sure you avoid these major blunders when launching your online-retail shop. Wed, 13 Aug 2014 16:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236428 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236428 Stephen Tanenbaum 8 Money Mistakes to Avoid on Your Way to Being Wealthy Someone that doesn’t pay attention to their money or is disrespectful of it is someone lacking money. Mon, 11 Aug 2014 16:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236298 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236298 Grant Cardone Avoid These 5 Crowdfunding Mistakes Don't fall into these traps when organizing and launching your crowdfunding campaign. Sat, 09 Aug 2014 17:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236320 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236320 Elaine Pofeldt 8 Leadership Mistakes That Others Made So You Don't Have To Avoid these errors in your first 100 days in the top position to ensure the success of your venture. Fri, 08 Aug 2014 14:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236233 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236233 Jeff Boss 5 Ways You Can Practice Imperfection Entrepreneurs may start out acknowledging their vulnerabilities but then quickly fall into image management. Here are ways for business leaders to be authentic and cultivate the best from staff. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 18:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235956 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235956 Lou Solomon Entrepreneurs, Have No Fear of Trusting Your Employees You weren't afraid of risk when you launched your business, now take the risk of trusting your team to help you grow it. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235567 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235567 Heather Ripley 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 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 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