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  • David Fraschetti

    The Mistake: Not knowing who our customers were. My wife and I had been going to wine festivals for years when we started noticing a trend: The...

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    Naval veteran Marc Scheipe joins Vector Solutions

    Vector Solutions, a leader in e-learning and performance support, is proud to announce naval veteran Marc Scheipe will lead its public sector business unit and... Read More


  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Roxanne Rapske

    The Mistake: Trying to fix a problem before I understood the problem. I spent 20 years in corporate America before leaving to become an independent...

  • 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...

  • Jennifer Breithaupt

    The Mistake: I believed if you worked hard and had a great attitude, things would just happen for you. Early on, things worked out that way, so I...

  • Jean Walcher

    The Mistake: Not standing up for myself. Earlier on in my career, I had a boss who was a bully. I wouldn’t say he was abusive, but he was difficult...