News and Articles About Mistakes
Distracted by daily tasks and critical goals, most entrepreneurs let seemingly unimportant issues slip through the cracks.
Screw ups can be learning experiences, but it's probably best not to make them in the first place.
Avoid these three lethal blunders when meeting and interacting with potential new clients.
Here are five reasons to keep a support team in-house.
Whitman says during her tenure at eBay, missing out on an eBay Japan was one of her biggest mistakes.
You have heard the saying, 'don't judge a book by its cover.' Here is why you shouldn't judge a person by her resume.
We all occasionally shoot ourselves in the foot, but some of us are our own worst enemy. No worries: This six-step program will fix you right up.
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.