Learning From Mistakes

News and Articles About Learning From Mistakes

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
4 Top Mistakes Your Brand May Be Making When It Markets to Small Businesses
Marketing Mistakes

4 Top Mistakes Your Brand May Be Making When It Markets to Small Businesses

Remember what day-to-day concerns your target small company customer has, and fit your product to that concern.
Carol Roth
5 Huge Mistakes That Have Cost Me Millions
Learning From Mistakes

5 Huge Mistakes That Have Cost Me Millions

Aspiring entrepreneurs should avoid making these errors in their pursuit of success.
Timothy Sykes
5 Regrets of a Failed Entrepreneur
Entrepreneurs

5 Regrets of a Failed Entrepreneur

Everybody makes mistakes but don't make the same mistakes as everybody.
Gordon Tredgold
The Art of Failing Well
Failure

The Art of Failing Well

Admitting mistakes is how we stretch and grow. Make the most of these critical learning opportunities.
Austin Mcchord
Re­inventing Yourself: Life After a Business Failure
Failure

Re­inventing Yourself: Life After a Business Failure

The upside of starting over after losing everything is your opportunity to create a fully prepared, more seasoned and much wiser version of yourself.
Paul Pruitt