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  • Jen Faigel

    The Mistake: A lot of colleges and hospitals are interested in local food, so we saw an opportunity for a strategic partnership with Northeastern...

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    Ken Munkacy leads newly launched Kingbird Properties

    Kenneth A. Munkacy will lead newly launched real estate investment firm Kingbird Properties as senior managing director. He joins from GID Investment Advisors and brings more... Read More


  • Genevieve Paquette

    The Mistake: Not knowing when someone hasn’t worked out for a role, and recognizing when you need to fire them. I became a manager at a pretty early...

  • Lizanne Kindler

    The Mistake: At one time, I was heading up the merchandising function at Talbots, and there was a relatively new group of executives. There was a...

  • Gloria Larson

    The Mistake: In 1993 I was a member of Governor Bill Weld's cabinet—I was his secretary of consumer affairs and business regulation—and he called me...

  • Jeff Sinelli

    The Mistake: Anytime you start franchises, you’ll have your share of slick businessmen approaching you waving a lot of money. [In our case,] the...

  • Kimbal Musk

    The Mistake: I convinced myself that my business couldn’t scale. Back in the 90s, I was working in the internet business with my brother. I wasn’t...

  • 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....