30 Aug '16, 1pm

Marketeer @Nick_Leech lays bare 3 of his #business failures and unpicks what went wrong:

Marketeer @Nick_Leech lays bare 3 of his #business failures and unpicks what went wrong:

Last year I tried to lay some ghosts to rest by writing about a few business failures I’ve been a part of. It’s a sad fact: most businesses die. Any successful entrepreneur is likely to have lived through it more than once. Whilst I’ve notched up a couple of fair-to-middling businesses (they’re still going at any rate!), I’ve got a nice string of flops too. When I talk about this stuff during presentations I joke that failure should make you stronger. But that’s not what it feels like when it’s happening to you. By looking back, however, it’s possible to unpick the errors. To learn from what went wrong. With that in mind, here are a few more disasters on my balance sheet, and what I learned from the experience. (This might not be the final post on this topic – I’ve got plenty of business bombs to choose from!) Snapdaq Have you heard of iStockphoto? Shutterstock? Photograph...

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