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  • 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...

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    Scott Cullen, MD, joins ECG’s Managed Care Services

    ECG Management Consultants welcomes Scott Cullen, MD, to build upon its clinical integration and care delivery transformation services. Dr. Cullen has more than 20 years of... Read More


  • 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...

  • Eric O'Neill

    The Mistake: I've jumped around a lot of different careers in my life, and my earliest was as an FBI operative. I conducted counterintelligence and...

  • Jerry Ford

    The Mistake: I was leading operations for a software company in the early '90s. And I think the mistake in a nutshell was trying to fix everything at...