Failure

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Payment Card Startup Plastc Took $12.7 Million From Investors and Customers ... and Then Just Disappeared
Tech Startups

Payment Card Startup Plastc Took $12.7 Million From Investors and Customers ... and Then Just Disappeared

Plastc promised its card device could store information from up to 20 other payment cards, saving customers the bother of carrying wallets filled with different cards.
From the Brink of Bankruptcy to Growing a Billion-Dollar Business
Inspiring Your Team

From the Brink of Bankruptcy to Growing a Billion-Dollar Business

Mark Moses shares his business and life lessons on how to think big, build amazing teams, create company culture and overcome adversity.
Business & Burgers
He's Human, After All: 5 Times Elon Musk Completely Failed
Elon Musk

He's Human, After All: 5 Times Elon Musk Completely Failed

Even the greatest minds and entrepreneurs strike out sometimes.
4 Ways to Reinvent Yourself After Hitting Rock Bottom
Entrepreneurship

4 Ways to Reinvent Yourself After Hitting Rock Bottom

We envy people who enjoyed meteoric success but we most respect the people who were knocked down and got back up.
Calvin Wayman
From $0 to Millionaire: How 6 Entrepreneurs Went Broke, Then Became Successful
Make More Happen

From $0 to Millionaire: How 6 Entrepreneurs Went Broke, Then Became Successful

When they hit rock bottom, they turned disaster and persistence into millions.
The Oracles
7 Reasons Your First Business Will Fail
Business Failure

7 Reasons Your First Business Will Fail

If you understand why this is the case, you'll be able to better prepare yourself and potentially avoid some of the pitfalls of first-time business ownership.
Jayson DeMers
How Failure Taught U.S. Snowboarder Keir Dillon About Work Ethic
Make More Happen

How Failure Taught U.S. Snowboarder Keir Dillon About Work Ethic

Once so close to an Olympic medal, Dillon is now founder and CEO of FRENDS.
Venturer
The Best Thing to Do When You Get Knocked Down Flat on Your Face
Inspiration

The Best Thing to Do When You Get Knocked Down Flat on Your Face

How do the best salespeople carry on after being told "no" so many times? First, they stop feeling sorry for themselves.
Matt Mayberry
3 Reasons Tech Startups Fall Into a Death Spiral
startup failure

3 Reasons Tech Startups Fall Into a Death Spiral

Instant failure would be better than a long and slow demise from diminishing returns.
Harry Red
10 Quotes on Persistence to Help You Keep Going
Persistence

10 Quotes on Persistence to Help You Keep Going

The ability to keep making progress may just be the greatest skill an entrepreneur can learn.
Adam Toren
3 Steps to Build Your Resilience
Make More Happen

3 Steps to Build Your Resilience

Cut yourself slack on the results you're getting and celebrate how hard you're working it.
Dan Dowling
Accept and Embrace Failure With 'The Other F Word'
Failure

Accept and Embrace Failure With 'The Other F Word'

Make failure not just a lesson to be learned but a cultural transformation that accelerates growth and engagement.
TradePub
The Fall of American Apparel: Why a Founder's Genius Is Not Enough
Make More Happen

The Fall of American Apparel: Why a Founder's Genius Is Not Enough

The demise of a once-great brand shows today's leaders must practice communication and compassion to succeed.
Dov Baron