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  • Koel Thomae

    The Mistake: Rob and I were complete strangers going into business together. We never wrote a business plan, we never really talked about strategy....

  • Drew Westervelt

    The Mistake: One of the mistakes I’ve made was not being a leader. Instead of making my own decisions, I was looking at what other brands in the...

  • Dan Santy

    The Mistake: My company is 26 years old and the critical mistake that I made during its formation was not having women in lead, operational and ...

  • Chris Loeffler

    The Mistake: Early on, I didn’t truly understand the concept of alignment of interests, especially as it relates to financial compensation. When we...

  • Seth Goldman

    The Mistake: For Honest Tea the mistake was pretty clearly our decision to become a part owner of a bottling plant. We’d been building the Honest...

  • Steve Kraus

    The Mistake: My biggest mistake was not investing the time to understand the value of a contract lawyer. The mistake was not making sure that all of...

  • Michael Fox

    The Mistake: Defining success in the wrong terms. After reviewing a 32-year career, I’ve realized we all make a lot of mistakes. One mistake early in...