Comebacks

Success and Failures

Can GoPro Reinvent Itself... By Going Back to Its Past?

The action-camera company grew fast, and crashed hard. Now it's trying to pick itself back up -- by thinking a lot smaller.

Business Lessons From Tiger Woods' Triumph at the Masters

Tiger Woods went a very long time without a win but he never gave up on himself.

With Girlboss, Sophia Amoruso Is Using Past Failures to Fuel Her Latest Success

And she's launching a brand new social network to help other women thrive.

15 Celebrities Who Got Fired and Made a Comeback

Getting fired actually set these celebrities up for success.

How to Make a Career Comeback

Here are a few suggestions for getting back on track and repairing your reputation.

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