News and Articles About Mistakes
Did the mistake lie not with a faulty part but rather with how the entire company dealt with problems?
When it comes to leadership, different employees take to different approaches. Having a cookie-cutter strategy can lead to disaster and in this case, losing top talent.
When Netflix raised its subscription prices two years ago, users rebelled. This time, the company is doing it differently.
Fail. Hope. Repeat. How a few simple steps can help you spring back if your startup fails.
Are champions born or are they made?
Professional coach and Entrepreneur.com contributor Lindsay Broder on what you need to keep in mind when managing a startup -- and a team -- through a rough patch.
Do yourself a favor and avoid these costly pitfalls.
The airline's recent PR nightmare is a reminder to slow down, pay closer attention and think before you tweet.
An entrepreneur discusses how he fell into the trap of equating revenue with profit.
An insider's look at the kinds of problems you may encounter--and how to overcome them--on your quest to operate a successful bar
Often entrepreneurs are anxious to get their startup up and running but not taking the time to make sure all the ducks are all lined up can cause a major headache down the road.
Caterina Fake, the serial entrepreneur behind Flickr, Hunch and Findery talks about the pain of hiring the wrong people, being surrounded by others smarter than you and always needing to be on your toes.
From encouraging dissenting voices to showing compassion, here are tips for leading with purpose and poise.
For our series My Biggest Mistake, the co-founder of GroSocial opens up about being completely consumed by his entrepreneurial endeavor and how that lifestyle had major consequences.
Nobody likes that person that always denies or casts blame.
Erratic leaders, who mandate frequent deadlines but constantly change course, net few results save for finger-pointing.
While many large corporations loath failure, in the startup world it is often celebrated. When failure occurs, here is how to make the most of it.
Following these sins could kill your business. Fortunately, there are simple solutions to fix these blunders.
If your business is stalled, you may be making a few of these simple mistakes. Thankfully, these errors can be easily fixed.
Unilever made the call to drop a Dove ad that called New Jersey 'the Armpit of America.'
The founder and CEO of Cheezburger talks to Entrepreneur.com about rebounding and lessons learned.
When an email for a recruitment meeting was accidentally sent to every registered job seeker in the city of Stockholm, chaos ensued.
Fitbit is the latest company that instituted a recall. Did it do it right? Also, seven steps to implement a recall program in your business.
Olympic spectators are grumbling that Sochi merchandise is both hard to come by and severely overpriced at this years Games.