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  • 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...

  • Gary Jaffe

    The Mistake: Trying to emulate my father. My dad is extremely good at working externally. People love him. He's knowledgeable about what they're...

  • Ernie Garcia

    The Mistake: Before launching Carvana, I founded a startup several years ago called Looterang. This was the heyday of deal sites like Groupon and...

  • Aaron Perlut

    The Mistake: Underestimating the importance of the relationship between startup founders. Until nine or 10 years ago, I'd never realized or thought I...

  • Chris Dornfeld

    The Mistake: Neglecting to proactively seek out input when planning a significant workplace change. When I was chief information officer for the city...

  • Ken Olliff

    The Mistake: False starts in my career path. I'm not sure if mistake is the right word, but I've definitely learned lessons along the way. I've had a...

  • Phil Bruno

    The Mistake: My mistake was not recognizing red flags from situations where you just don't fit or your product doesn't fit the client’s culture or...