Mistakes

News and Articles About Mistakes

That Justice Department Staffer Didn't Mean to Tweet That
Marketing Bootcamp

That Justice Department Staffer Didn't Mean to Tweet That

Welcome to our ever-expanding collection of the worst social media fails of 2016.
Lindsay Friedman
How to Muster Your Comeback After Letting People Down
Mistakes

How to Muster Your Comeback After Letting People Down

These seven points will help you forge ahead with confidence and want to work with you again.
Patrick Proctor
7 Ways 'Silicon Valley' Is an Epic HR Failure
Human Resources

7 Ways 'Silicon Valley' Is an Epic HR Failure

The popular comedy pokes fun the human resource shortcomings of tech titans and would-be titans who are just as flawed as everybody else.
Laura Kerekes
8 Types of Photos You Should Never Use on Your LinkedIn Profile
Linkedin

8 Types of Photos You Should Never Use on Your LinkedIn Profile

You could get passed over on LinkedIn if your headshot stinks. Put your best face forward on the popular professional networking hub by not making these common and comical profile faux pas.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
What Failure Taught the Founders of One Subscription Startup
Failure

What Failure Taught the Founders of One Subscription Startup

Every flop is worthwhile. Here, how a dead-end subscription startup shaped its founders.
Michelle Goodman
Stop Embracing Failure
Learning From Mistakes

Stop Embracing Failure

Rather than embracing failure, accept it, learn from it -- and then try again.
Jonathan Segal
It's Your Fault: 5 Steps to Repair A Client Relationship
Make More Happen

It's Your Fault: 5 Steps to Repair A Client Relationship

Mistakes happen. What will separate you and your business from the competition is how you manage them.
Michael Luchies
JetBlue Defends Decision to Ask Passenger to Replace Booty Shorts Before Boarding Flight. Will the Incident Affect Its Brand?
Make More Happen

JetBlue Defends Decision to Ask Passenger to Replace Booty Shorts Before Boarding Flight. Will the Incident Affect Its Brand?

The airline stands by its old-fashioned stance on attire, but experts say it doesn't have to. Here's why.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Android's 'N-Word' Poll Sparks Online Jeers
Google

Android's 'N-Word' Poll Sparks Online Jeers

The new 'Android N operating platform was unveiled at its Google I/O developers conference on Wednesday.
The Worst Advice I Ever Got Was...
Radicals & Visionaries

The Worst Advice I Ever Got Was...

Entrepreneurs share the words that, had they listened, would have crushed their careers.
9 Things That Will Kill Your Career
Mistakes

9 Things That Will Kill Your Career

Even good, hard-working people destroy their careers with these innocent mistakes. Make certain it doesn't happen to you.
Travis Bradberry
Selfie Gone Wrong Fells 126-Year-Old Statue of Portuguese King
Selfie

Selfie Gone Wrong Fells 126-Year-Old Statue of Portuguese King

A young man accidentally toppled Dom Sebastiao's statue after climbing up to its pedestal outside the ornate Rossio railway station in central Lisbon just before midnight on Tuesday.
4 Tips for Fixing Mistakes
Radicals & Visionaries

4 Tips for Fixing Mistakes

Even when you've blown it with your first customers, you can still rebound. Read this to find out how.
Matt McCue
Why Startups Fail and What Experts Have to Say About It (Infographic)
Startups

Why Startups Fail and What Experts Have to Say About It (Infographic)

There are nine categories of problems, and office space isn't one of them.
Carly Okyle