Crain's | Business news just got personal

Latest Stories

  • Nick Friedman

    The Mistake: We took very aggressive risks on marketing early on that really weren’t suitable for a business of our size. I’ve heard the saying, “No...

  • Rhona Free

    The Mistake:   Applying a mission statement too narrowly When I started here in 2015 I loved the idea of being at a women’s college and I interpreted...

  • PROMOTED

    Spancrete welcomes George Wolfe to Georgia sales team

    George Wolfe was hired as a new business development manager at Spancrete, located in Newnan, Ga., and serving the southeast. With a background in design, he will be involved... Read More


  • Wanda Morganstern

    The Mistake: A location manager for a feature film called me, asking for help to find some locations that he was searching for. For two weeks, I...

  • Jeremy Bolls

    The Mistake: The early success of that software product which is today known as Kindful, and the success it grew into, was really the key to the...

  • 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...

  • Chris Staresinic

    The Mistake: Single-handedly trying to change a company’s culture. I’ve had the opportunity to work across a few different organizations, and early...

  • Valin Brown

    The Mistake: Staying in a position for too long. Every company finds itself at a particular phase in its organizational life cycle — whether it be...