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In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Ivy Estabrooke

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Burned by natural gas, energy firms dig different routes into bankruptcy

Brian Lawson and Kenesaw Burwell work on solar panels that the U.S. Energy Department is using to leverage a power purchase agreement with SunEdison and Xcel Energy. | Photo by Dennis Schroeder/U.S. Department of Energy via Wikimedia Commons

March 2, 2017 - 1:41pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Rob Weinhold

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In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Cory Maloy

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Governments dole out millions at auto show

The Nissan Vmotion 2.0 Concept is among the new vehicles in the spotlight at the 2017 Canadian International Auto Show, which wraps up Sunday in Toronto. | Photo by John Bauld via Creative Commons. 

February 17, 2017 - 5:59pm

Tony's Chocolonely cooks up chocolate with passion and purpose

Tony's Chocolonely makes six types of chocolate bars, and is on a mission to rid the industry of child slavery. | Photo courtesy of Tony's Chocolonely.

February 8, 2017 - 1:35pm

What does a new DOT chief mean for autonomous cars?

Elaine Chao will take over as secretary of the Department of Transportation after the Senate confirmed her nomination Jan. 31. In this Jan. 17 photo, she appears at a farewell reception held by the Hudson Institute, a think tank where she was a distinguished fellow. | Photo by James F. X. O'Gara for the Hudson Institute, via Flickr

February 1, 2017 - 2:08pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Adrienne Cole

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Colorado paves the way for autonomous cars

The Colorado Department of Transportation’s RoadX program was launched to develop driverless vehicles and other transportation technologies in the state. | Photo by Jason Vaz for Crain's Denver

January 26, 2017 - 3:34pm

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