Mistakes

Mistakes

9 Highly Successful Entrepreneurs Reveal the Biggest Startup Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

'Wantrepreneurs' have Swiss-cheese mindsets with too many holes in their thinking.

Don't Let Your Mistakes Define You ... Let Them Refine You

Author and founder Steve Sims talks about how the mistakes he's made in his career helped make him a better entrepreneur.

Want to Retire Early? Do This One Thing.

Don't start with too much money. (Yes, really.)

Ja Rule on How He Learns From His Mistakes

Ja Rule talks about the importance of having a strong vision in entrepreneurship.

6 Assumptions That Can Kill Your Relationship With Your Employees

You may think you know your tight-knit team like the back of your hand, but they're not cut from the same cloth.

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