Mistakes

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6 Reasons Your PR Is Failing
Public Relations

6 Reasons Your PR Is Failing

Everyone is confused about what publicists do these days. Understand some of the common pitfalls and strategize more effectively with a pro.
Christine Perkett
Not All Failure Should Be Celebrated
Failure

Not All Failure Should Be Celebrated

When it comes to failure, entrepreneurs should be taking healthy and educated risk that may yield a setback, rather than failing just to fail.
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
Carnegie Mellon Mistakenly Accepts -- Then Rejects -- 800 Grad School Students
Education

Carnegie Mellon Mistakenly Accepts -- Then Rejects -- 800 Grad School Students

The university sent out an apology acknowledging the 'disappointment' created by the error.
Geoff Weiss
8 Social Media Mistakes That Are Killing Your Brand
Social Media

8 Social Media Mistakes That Are Killing Your Brand

Social media has great potential for businesses looking to increase their reach, traffic and leads, if used correctly.
Jayson DeMers
The 10 Biggest Mistakes in Sales
Sales Strategies

The 10 Biggest Mistakes in Sales

In today's world, you need to think differently. If you're doing any of these things, it's time to stop.
Grant Cardone
6 Reasons Customers Aren't Opening Your Emails (Infographic)
Infographics

6 Reasons Customers Aren't Opening Your Emails (Infographic)

Avoid these common email marketing sins or end up in the trash folder of eternal doom.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
The Critical Lesson of Letting Bad Employees Go
Firing

The Critical Lesson of Letting Bad Employees Go

A CEO shares insights about why it's important to fire fast.
Eric Siu
4 Meeting Mistakes That Are Wasting Your Time
Meetings

4 Meeting Mistakes That Are Wasting Your Time

Even a productive session can go awry. Here's how to keep unwanted scenarios to a minimum.
Marty Fukuda
How to Make a Mistake at Work and Get Through it Quickly
The Grind

How to Make a Mistake at Work and Get Through it Quickly

You need to acknowledge mistakes, take ownership of them and then ask how you can move forward together as a team.
Karim Abouelnaga
Sometimes Hackers Just Want to Embarrass You
Cyber Security

Sometimes Hackers Just Want to Embarrass You

The fallout for a cyber attack can include a major hit to a company's reputation. Be proactive on the public-relations front.
Eric Basu
How to Spin a Bad Online Review
Reputation Management

How to Spin a Bad Online Review

Don't let a negative customer experience define your company's brand. Here's how to fix things.
Gabriel Bristol
Real-Time Engagement Etiquette - Avoid Social-Media Mishaps
Social Media

Real-Time Engagement Etiquette - Avoid Social-Media Mishaps

Sometimes the safest way to avoid a misstep is to remain silent.
Jen Gray