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How Joe Romano Found Success by Making Mistakes and Sidestepping the Norms

How Joe Romano Found Success by Making Mistakes and Sidestepping the Norms

How we define success differs from person to person. While one person may have ambitions to become a world-renowned marketing guru, there may be someone else who simply relishes in the idea of delivering an awesome service to customers in need. That said, there’s also the matter of how people go about attaining those successes...

Gina Alexander Shares Business Mistakes and Lessons Learned

Custom Bag Entrepreneur Shares Mistakes and Lessons Learned

Question: What do you get when you combine serendipity with hard work and dedication? Answer: A booming small business that made $1.4 million in its first year and has been growing strong ever since, for 19 amazing years. More specifically, I’m referring to my latest interview guest, Gina Alexander, an LA-based designer who has created a...

3 Biggest Potholes on the Road to Small Business Success

3 Biggest Potholes on the Road to Small Business Success

The road to small business success is unpaved. You can expect bumps along the way, winding curves, and very few road signs to guide your direction. However, if you can avoid the major potholes then you just might make it out with a rewarding career that brings you both pride and profit. No one understands...

Initial funding mistakes entrepreneurs make

5 Initial Funding Mistakes Made by Entrepreneurs

5 Initial Funding Mistakes Made by Entrepreneurs Launching a startup is uncharted territory for most people. There are many considerations but no map to guide the way. When you read about the most successful startups of all time, most people focus on the great idea that made the company famous. An excellent business idea is...