Learning From Mistakes

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You Can Embrace Failure but Don't Expect a Hug From the Business World When You Do
Learning From Mistakes

You Can Embrace Failure but Don't Expect a Hug From the Business World When You Do

Three entrepreneurs discuss careers riddled with mistakes that nonetheless have turned out quite satisfactory.
Phil La Duke
5 Small Financial Mistakes that Can Lead to a Major Cash Crisis
Money Management

5 Small Financial Mistakes that Can Lead to a Major Cash Crisis

Save yourself thousands of dollars and thousands of hours by avoiding the money mistakes I made.
Leanne Jacobs
The Megyn Kelly Guide to Making Tough Decisions
Decision Making

The Megyn Kelly Guide to Making Tough Decisions

Avoiding temptation, embracing negative reactions, practicing decisiveness and acknowledging her mistakes are just a few of the lessons this veteran newsreader has learned.
Daniel Marlin
Why 'Fail Fast, Fail Often' Is All Hype
Make More Happen

Why 'Fail Fast, Fail Often' Is All Hype

Learning from mistakes is natural and taking risks is what entrepreneurs do. That doesn't mean you fetishize failure.
Steve Tobak
How to Fix the Top 3 Mistakes Early-Stage Entrepreneurs Make
Startups

How to Fix the Top 3 Mistakes Early-Stage Entrepreneurs Make

Rookies are going to make mistakes. The key is learning the smart way, not the hard way.
Sean Kelly
You Need a Bit of Naivety
Leadership

You Need a Bit of Naivety

Frank Lee, partner at public accounting firm Weiss & Company, shares his insights on making mistakes -- it's important to fix them.
Don't Take Rejection Personally
Rejection

Don't Take Rejection Personally

Diana Peters, owner and executive director of Symbol Training Institute, shares the story of how the company has evolved from just a tool and die shop to the largest manufacturing training school in the Chicago area.
Here's Why You Should Quit Reading and Start Doing
Learning

Here's Why You Should Quit Reading and Start Doing

Contrary to what you may have read, we learn more from experience than from books and blogs.
Steve Tobak
The Path to Big Success Is Giving Your Team Permission to Fail
Lessons

The Path to Big Success Is Giving Your Team Permission to Fail

Without running calculated risks any success you achieve will be stunted.
Jim Joseph
6 Common Mistakes of DIY Public Relations
Public Relations

6 Common Mistakes of DIY Public Relations

If you want to do you own PR, you can. But avoid these six rookie errors.
Derek Newton
4 Steps to Reinventing Yourself After Hitting Rock Bottom
Failure

4 Steps to Reinventing Yourself After Hitting Rock Bottom

Failure is the unpleasant beginning of being reborn as an entrepreneur.
Calvin Wayman
5 Ways to Get Going Again After You've Survived a Setback
Small Business - Big Impact

5 Ways to Get Going Again After You've Survived a Setback

You messed up, but you're still here. What you do next will shape your success and happiness for years to come.
Levi King
The 1 Habit That Will Change Your Life
Entrepreneur Mindset

The 1 Habit That Will Change Your Life

Plus the four steps to make your habit work for you.
Lewis Schiff
There's No Excuse for Making Any of These 9 Fatal Startup Mistakes
Learning From Mistakes

There's No Excuse for Making Any of These 9 Fatal Startup Mistakes

Everybody makes mistakes but don't make the same mistakes everybody else is making.
Ellie Martin