News and Articles About Mistakes
The better you understand what makes an effective elevator pitch, the more likely you will attract investors and customers.
Starting a Business
Want to make sure your startup succeeds and grows? You had better commit to this one thing.
Failure is tuition, so learn the lesson.
Want people to take you seriously as a professional? Then don't write a message that looks like a text from a high school student.
Don't let your business be sunk by this all-too-common issue that usually stems from trusting too much.
Failure is an external event that happens. It is not a personality characteristic.
Allowing your business to succumb to one of these entirely preventable fates will lead to regret.
If you're not careful, you can make fatal mistakes that do more harm than good to your marketing. Even small mistakes can cause your company a bit of embarrassment that's best avoided.
While the thought of failing can ignite fear and anxiety in everyone, these mishaps can be some of the greatest lessons in life.
When you start a business and are in need of help, it's easy to run to the nearest emotionally charged people in your life to help out. Well, don't.
From not connecting to a mentor to not selling sooner: Even uber-successful people have regrets.
Board of Directors
Many business people -- from founders to established executives to onlookers -- misunderstand the role of boards and corporate governance, particularly for young companies.
Why being proactive, rather than reactive, in customer service creates loyalty and makes 'cents'.
In practice, managing people is far more challenging than most aspiring business owners realize.