Startup Mistakes The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Startup Mistakes en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Mon, 04 Aug 2014 12:30:00 GMT The 7 Deadly Sins of the Eager Entrepreneur People who start companies are passionate, energetic and unafraid of risk. Sometimes, thatÂ’s a recipe for disaster. Mon, 04 Aug 2014 12:30:00 GMT Isaac Oates The Top 5 Mistakes People Make When Starting a Business Sure, you're idea is unique but how businesses survive, or don't, is the same for everybody. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 11:30:00 GMT Robert Tuchman False Assumptions That Perpetuate the Overtime Epidemic in Startups Founders have a tendency to overextend themselves, and when they model this behavior for employees, they create a perfect storm of stress and burnout for their team. Thu, 10 Jul 2014 19:00:00 GMT Zeynep Ilgaz Take This Final Exam to See If You Are Ready to Launch Your Startup An entrepreneur devoted to a good idea is more likely to succeed than a hesitant entrepreneur with a great idea. Sun, 06 Jul 2014 14:00:00 GMT Edmond Dougherty Brutal Lessons From 4 Failed Startups Learning from mistakes is smart. Learning from somebody else's mistakes is brilliant. Fri, 20 Jun 2014 14:00:00 GMT John Boitnott When Launching Your Startup, Consider These 5 Risks While entrepreneurs may think they have the next billion-dollar idea, they need to assess certain risk factors before bringing it to market. Otherwise, they will crash and burn. Wed, 21 May 2014 19:30:00 GMT Sreekanth Ravi The 4 Pitfalls Small Businesses Face Launching and running a company is no walk in the park. Be aware of these challenges before you jump into starting a business. Fri, 16 May 2014 17:15:00 GMT JT Ripton Don't Make These 10 Startup Mistakes Due to entrepreneurs' lack of experience, many startups end up in failure. Here's how to avoid disaster. Wed, 14 May 2014 21:30:00 GMT John Rampton 4 Assumptions Keeping Your Startup Grounded Transitioning from startup to profitable business is painstaking and arduous. Many entrepreneurs have assumptions about the process that can make it endless. Wed, 14 May 2014 20:30:00 GMT Weston Bergmann 17 Absentminded Mistakes That Will Cost Your Business Big Time Distracted by daily tasks and critical goals, most entrepreneurs let seemingly unimportant issues slip through the cracks. Thu, 08 May 2014 19:30:00 GMT Danny Wong My Biggest Mistake: Relying on a Resume 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. Tue, 29 Apr 2014 19:00:00 GMT Mike Templeman $30 Million Disaster: What Went Wrong at Clinkle The startup boasts big-name investors and a 22-year-old CEO at the helm, but its much-hyped mobile wallet app still has yet to launch publicly. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 15:51:00 GMT Alyson Shontell Sean Parker: Running a Startup Is 'Like Eating Glass' The Napster and Airtime co-founder says too many people with terrible ideas are founding companies. Tue, 02 Oct 2012 12:00:00 GMT Alyson Shontell Moshi Monsters and the Mistake That Launched the Multimillion-Dollar Business Mind Candy's Michael Acton Smith offers his three biggest lessons before striking gold with one of the fastest-growing online children's games. Fri, 10 Feb 2012 08:00:00 GMT Jason Fell Mark Cuban's 12 Rules for Startups The billionaire tech entrepreneur offers his best advice from hiring passionate employees to never hiring a PR firm. Tue, 10 Jan 2012 05:00:00 GMT Mark Cuban Insights: Docstoc's Jason Nazar on His Startup Mistakes Hiring well and staying focused as an entrepreneur can be a lot harder than they may seem initially, says the co-founder of a successful Internet company. Fri, 22 Jul 2011 00:08:00 GMT The Unasked Question: Should You Open a Business? Entrepreneurship can be an expensive and thankless 24/7 endeavor that few people wind-up succeeding at. See if you're ready. Mon, 21 Mar 2011 09:45:00 GMT Carol Tice