I’ve seen a fair few, and I’ve made a whole bunch myself. At worst they can be humiliating and cost you cold, hard cash. At best, you are the only one who knows about them. Either way, they can knock your confidence. However, the opportunity to learn from mistakes can be enormous, so sit back, wince and / or chuckle at some of my worst mistakes and learn.
(By the way, this was a hard post to write. I’d much prefer to skite about the times when things were successful and reflected well on me, but I know that failure stories are much more instructive, and let’s face it, way more interesting!)Read More