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  • Jennifer Breithaupt

    The Mistake: I believed if you worked hard and had a great attitude, things would just happen for you. Early on, things worked out that way, so I...

  • Landy Labadie

    The Mistake: I wish I had known [at the beginning of my career] that yes, the guest is important, but your team is more important. I’ve noticed times...

  • Faith Xenos

    The Mistake: In the early years, I wasn’t more forceful or clear with people when their goals were unrealistic, when their market assumptions about...

  • Chris Whitlow

    The Mistake: Thinking your solution is the solution to everybody’s problem. The ideas I originally brought to the marketplace were not the ones that...

  • Alan J. Kluger

    The Mistake: I was constantly selling myself. Early on in my career, probably 30 years ago, I would go to these events or people would invite me to...

  • Bob Elfanbaum

    The Mistake: Not having a leadership plan in place that accounted for rapid growth. Our company really started in 1999 as a dot-com when rapid growth...