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  • Sierra Smith

    The Mistake: Early on, I had a hard time filtering advice—and knowing that advice is just that, it’s advice. It’s not a command, it’s not a "you must...

  • Josh Mastel

    The Mistake: Before I founded UpRoar Partners, I was in a very comfortable spot as the VP of sales for an IT service company. I had wanted to leave...

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    Stewart names Ron Mikels Manager of Business Devlopment

    As Manager of Business Development, Mikels will work with practice leaders to lead external client development and business growth for the Charlotte and Columbia regions. His... Read More


  • Amanda Brinkman

    The Mistake: Growing up, I always knew I wanted to get into the marketing or advertising space. I was very attracted to film and storytelling and...

  • Mike Youngblood

    The Mistake: It was a mistake to assume everyone understands my vision as well as I do. Our product connects employees with jobs in minutes versus...

  • Ted Farnsworth

    The Mistake: Overplaying my hand. Back in the late ‘90s, I had a company in the internet space called Farmbid.com Which was all about agriculture. We...

  • Maneet Chauhan

    The Mistake: I make mistakes all the time. I think they are very important because you learn from them, whether they are small or big errors. I don't...

  • Sean Black

    The Mistake: My Knock co-founder (Jamie Glenn) and I were on the founding team of Trulia, which is now part of the Zillow Group. Both are effectively...

  • Lisa Hamilton

    The Mistake: My mistake was leaving a position that I enjoyed to accept another, less satisfying position that would advance my career. I had worked...