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  • Mike Henry

    The Mistake: Underestimating the significance of the recruiting process. As many other first-time founders, I spent so much time on the fundraising...

  • Joah Spearman

    The Mistake: Having my priorities not be in line with my mission early on. Early on, I didn’t have a very firm perspective on what my vision for...

  • Barbary Brunner

    The Mistake: Not including sales, marketing and business development in the early processes of product development. Earlier in my career, I worked...

  • Tina Larsen

    The Mistake:   I didn't believe I could lead a project.   Early on in my architectural career, I was given a monumental assignment that was outside...

  • John Bramlette

    The Mistake: There’s a theme at this job and at previous jobs I’ve had, which is figuring out the right balance between being aggressive with new...

  • Cindy Lo

    The Mistake: I underestimated the importance of company culture and didn't identify it early on. When I first started this company, I was very...

  • Ben Siegel

    The Mistake: I underestimated our potential for success.  When you’re planning a business in the beginning, you’re forced to make a lot of guesses....