Mistakes

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5 Ecommerce Mistakes to Avoid During the Holiday Season
Holidays

5 Ecommerce Mistakes to Avoid During the Holiday Season

The latter part of the year can bring in tons of business, so don't drop the ball by committing one of these errors.
Amit Kumar
Oops! Apple Just Unveiled Its New iPads a Day Early.
iPad

Oops! Apple Just Unveiled Its New iPads a Day Early.

Screenshots of the new tablets appeared in Apple's iOS 8.1 iPad user guide. D'oh.
Cadie Thompson
5 Mistakes You're Making When Producing Digital Content
Content marketing

5 Mistakes You're Making When Producing Digital Content

While brands are hearing how important it is to create meaningful content, they are just going about it the wrong way.
Zubin Mowlavi
Comcast Apparently Gets Customer Fired, Breaks Every Rule of Business
Customer Service

Comcast Apparently Gets Customer Fired, Breaks Every Rule of Business

This may be the most outrageous example of bad customer service you'll ever hear.
Carly Okyle
Avoid These 8 Mistakes as a New Leader
Leadership

Avoid These 8 Mistakes as a New Leader

It's not uncommon for new leaders to make mistakes but most can be avoided.
Mark Hunter
The 5 Things Every Entrepreneur Should Stop Doing
Starting a Business

The 5 Things Every Entrepreneur Should Stop Doing

As a new entrepreneur, you can and should learn from the mistakes of others.
Sujan Patel
The Joy of Raising a Teen Entrepreneur
Young Entrepreneurs

The Joy of Raising a Teen Entrepreneur

A 13-year-old gets a great education, watching his dad run a business and starting his very own.
Jason Weisenthal
Confidence

9 Ways to Show More Confidence in Business

You're much more likely to reach out to others about your latest idea or effectively pitch a new client if you feel self-assured.
Jacqueline Whitmore
4 Things Entrepreneurs Should Think About That May Not Be in the Business Plan
Startup Basics

4 Things Entrepreneurs Should Think About That May Not Be in the Business Plan

Two young women recount the lessons they learned from starting their social media-marketing agency.
Courtney Spritzer and Stephanie Abrams
New Online Businesses Should Steer Clear of These 5 Mistakes
Starting a Business

New Online Businesses Should Steer Clear of These 5 Mistakes

A lot of money can be made if you effectively set up your website, but these errors will hurt your chances.
Jonathan Long
Why Admitting Your Mistakes Will Make You a Better Leader
Leadership

Why Admitting Your Mistakes Will Make You a Better Leader

I was always aggressive and relentless -- until a series of Zen-like moments helped me move to a different level that changed how I operated.
Steve Blank
3 Simple Ways to Avoid a Business Faux Pas
Business Etiquette

3 Simple Ways to Avoid a Business Faux Pas

Sticky social situations can unglue the surest business deal. Here's how to make sure they don't.
Debra Kaye
The Steps Businesses Can Take to Avoid a Serious Social-Media Blunder (Infographic)
Mistakes

The Steps Businesses Can Take to Avoid a Serious Social-Media Blunder (Infographic)

Here's what companies can learn from DiGiorno Pizza's Twitter mistake and misappropriation of #WhyIStayed.
Nina Zipkin