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

Sierra Smith

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

Amanda Brinkman

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

Michael Traub

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

Steen Knigge

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Philly-area malls emphasize experience to lure shoppers

Santa arrives at Suburban Square on Dec. 2 with crafts for the kids, carolers and treats. | Photo courtesy of Suburban Square

November 17, 2017 - 3:23pm

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

Jeff Sinelli

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Art festivals pave road to commercial success

Artist Eric Fausnacht built his business in part through the festival circuit. Today, he sells his creations through Eric & Christopher, which produces silk-screened pillows, totes, wallets and tea towels sold by 1,000 retailers nationwide. He still shows up occasionally at art fairs, however, displaying his wares in a booth like this one. | Photo courtesy of Eric Fausnacht

October 17, 2017 - 5:36pm

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

Drew Westervelt

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

Seth Goldman

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

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