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  • Megan Jacobs

    The Mistake: A big mistake that I really learned a lot from was believing that career growth and career paths needed to follow some five year or 10-...

  • Matt Tant

    The Mistake: A mistake I made early on in my career was putting more faith in others, and sometimes in strangers, than in myself or my gut. I made an...

  • Ty Pennington

    The Mistake: The biggest mistake I’ve made is taking off my comfortable hat. What I mean is, I’ve sort of made a career out of being myself. That’s...

  • Cole Hawkins

    The Mistake: I had the idea for the initial B2C concept, (but) what we think is a good idea that would be widely accepted might not be what people...

  • Denise White

    The Mistake: Being too trusting. More than 10 years ago, I hired a woman who had no experience; I wanted to promote and elevate women in the business...

  • Paul D’Arcy

    The Mistake: I became a CEO before I was ready to lead. I was very lucky in my early career to have the opportunity to start a company when I was 28...

  • Kevin Lamar

    The Mistake: We didn’t do enough market research. When SoftScience started up, we were targeting the podiatric market, people with plantar fasciitis...