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In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Marie Chandoha

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How mentoring trumps rivalry in Nashville banking

Steve Jaynes, who in August became a senior vice president at Nashville-based FirstBank, credits two SunTrust executives for his continuing successes. | Photo courtesy of FirstBank

December 2, 2016 - 11:05am

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Barbara Liberatore Black

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In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Ben Miller

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Giving workers more flexibility can extend lives, study finds

Celadon Trucking’s Gordon Day is taking advantage of a new company policy that allows drivers to take their cats and dogs on the road with them. An Indiana University study found that giving workers in high-stress jobs additional freedom isn’t just a morale booster but could also help them live longer. | Photo courtesy of Celadon Trucking

October 27, 2016 - 3:58pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

David Jackson

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In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

David Adams

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Nashville bank exec finds grass is greener

John Gregory is executive vice president of Renasant Bank. | Photo courtesy of John Gregory

August 31, 2016 - 12:13pm

New hotel is a Dream for Nashville, historic Printers Alley

Sticking ceremonial shovels into the ground at Dream Nashville were (left to right): Bill Barkley, developer, 4PANT LLC; Rory Mallard, commercial banking officer, First Farmers & Merchants Bank; Berry Brooks, executive vice president, First Farmers & Merchants Bank; Kent Kirby, investor; James Harbison, executive director, Metro Development & Housing Agency; Freddie O'Connell, Nashville city councilman; David Briley, Nashville vice mayor; Alex Marks, developer, 4PANT LLC; Jay Stein, CEO, Dream Hotel Group; Billy Frist, investor; Jennifer Frist, investor; and Grady Thurman, vice president of commercial real estate, Fifth Third Bank. | Photo courtesy of the Dream Hotel Group.

August 25, 2016 - 4:06pm

Banker's three-branch march on Nashville nears $1B payoff

Jake Farrell is chairman, president and CEO of Landmark Bank. | Photo courtesy of Jake Farrell

August 9, 2016 - 5:34pm

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