Mistakes

6 Things Startup Founders Should Do to Avoid the Devastation of an Incompetent Hire
Hiring

6 Things Startup Founders Should Do to Avoid the Devastation of an Incompetent Hire

Don't be fooled into thinking that that former corporate bigwig will be able to function at your company effortlessly.
Martin Zwilling
The 5 Beliefs That Are Killing Your Success
Success Strategies

The 5 Beliefs That Are Killing Your Success

In the entrepreneurial world, certain beliefs exist that are downright toxic and may hold you back from achieving your dreams.
Scott Hansen
When Does Internet Outrage Become Outrageous?
Mistakes

When Does Internet Outrage Become Outrageous?

Welcome to the age of outrage, where backlash is swift and intent has little meaning.
Laura Entis
Filling an Order From Walmart Felt Fantastic, But I Made 3 Mistakes
Mistakes

Filling an Order From Walmart Felt Fantastic, But I Made 3 Mistakes

When you launch a business, it's best to prepare for the best-case scenarios as well.
Stephen Key
The 9 Worst Mistakes You Can Ever Make at Work
Mistakes

The 9 Worst Mistakes You Can Ever Make at Work

You don't have to throw a chair through a window or quit in the middle of a presentation to cause irreparable damage to your career.
Travis Bradberry
3 Ways to Wring Great Ideas From Mistakes
Mistakes

3 Ways to Wring Great Ideas From Mistakes

Mistakes are inevitable. What comes after is up to you.
Matthew Turner
The Power of an Apt Apology
Apology

The Power of an Apt Apology

Five tips to ensure that the one you give hits just the right note.
Gideon Kimbrell
5 Common Pitfalls to Avoid When Hiring a Virtual Assistant
Virtual Assistant

5 Common Pitfalls to Avoid When Hiring a Virtual Assistant

The reality is, hiring a VA isn't easy -- and it isn't a quick fix for your business's problems.
Eric Siu
3 Reasons Customers Don't Care About Your Content
Content Marketing

3 Reasons Customers Don't Care About Your Content

You'll have a much easier time engaging your customers if you recognize the following mistakes that many brands make.
Aaron Agius
The No. 1 Mistake Product Developers Make
Business Ideas

The No. 1 Mistake Product Developers Make

You may have just come up with a great idea, but it doesn't mean squat if you fall into this trap.
Stephen Key
How to Avoid Startups' Biggest HR Pitfalls
Human Resources

How to Avoid Startups' Biggest HR Pitfalls

There's no exact science for keeping your founding team members around for the long term but there are a few things you can do to increase your chances of being surrounded by those same early employees further down the line.
John Gentry
Startups: Don't Make These 3 Financial Mistakes
Startup Financing

Startups: Don't Make These 3 Financial Mistakes

How you manage your initial funds is critical, especially because many entrepreneurs use their life's savings to make the leap into independence.
Taylor M.
Watch Out for These 9 Seed Funding Gotchas
Fundraising

Watch Out for These 9 Seed Funding Gotchas

Don't rush into fundraising too early or without a plan.
Alex Iskold
5 Fatal Startup Mistakes -- and How To Avoid Them
Mistakes

5 Fatal Startup Mistakes -- and How To Avoid Them

Where countless entrepreneurs find success, others have found failure. Here is why.
Scott Hansen