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  • Ash Ashutosh

    The Mistake: We were so delighted to see so many customers wanting to buy our stuff that we forgot to pay attention to the other metrics. About five...

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    Boston Community Capital names Susan Rivers as CCO

    Boston Community Capital, the nationally recognized community development finance organization, has appointed Susan Rivers as chief communications officer. Previously, Rivers... Read More


  • Glenn Barrett

    The Mistake: I'm currently running my third startup business. It was the middle one where I successfully lost money, but learned some lessons—and it...

  • 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...

  • Nicole E. Peterkin

    The Mistake:  Making career and financial decisions that are not in line with your value or beliefs. My parents married when they were 21, had four...

  • 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...

  • Michael P. Connors

    The Mistake: In the latter half of the ’90s, "internet fever" was a full-blown phenomenon. Every business with a stake in the game was rushing to lay...

  • 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...