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  • Carl E. Clark II

    The Mistake My mistake was waiting too long before taking decisive action. Early in my career, more than 20 years ago, I was transitioning from a...

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    Knoll Names Christopher M. Baldwin COO and President of Knoll Office

    Christopher M. Baldwin has been named COO and President of design industry leader Knoll Office, based in East Greenville, PA. Baldwin joins Knoll from Kohler Company where... Read More


  • 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...

  • Stephanie Newby

    The Mistake: The mistake was misunderstanding how important it is to put a communications strategy in place and to be deliberate about using the word...

  • 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...

  • Michael Traub

    The Mistake: The mistake we made was that we totally ignored the culture of a company we took over. When I look back at my career, I had the...

  • Charles Watson

    The Mistake: When I was working with our CEO around 2012, I was the vice president of franchise development for Tropical Smoothie. This was when we...

  • Keith Scandone

    The Mistake: My mistake was relying too heavily on one account or client. When a client knows you’re relying so heavily on them, they have...

  • Steen Knigge

    The Mistake: Wearing myself out. When I started my career with Procter & Gamble in 1989, I often heard two things: Lunch is for losers, and you...