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4 mistakes I can't shake

One of the reasons I am a successful writer and speaker is because I have made so many mistakes as I've built my business. I have a lot of material to work with.

By Marissa Levin | August 1, 2010; 02:30 PM ET | Comments (4)

Action heroes

Successful leaders --- whether politicians or corporate officials or college presidents --- know that, sometimes, the very action that will create long-term success creates a lot of short-term noise. Leaders can't be afraid of noise.

By Patricia McGuire | March 23, 2010; 09:23 PM ET | Comments (1)

Untested success

In the social and political history of America, this was a monumental event. Proponents can rejoice in the bill being passed, but the long range success remains unproven.

By Cleve Francis | March 23, 2010; 09:07 PM ET | Comments (0)

A one-term presidency

This is a just a lousy time in history to be an American president. I think in times like these, you just go in for your one term, do the best you can, and then hire some extra security people when you leave.

By Garrison Wynn | March 23, 2010; 11:24 AM ET | Comments (6)

Hazardous win

A price should be no surprise to any of the Democrats, and they should be ready for the backlash. That's politics.

By Virginia Bianco-Mathis | March 22, 2010; 07:12 PM ET | Comments (0)

Challenges ahead

This is not the defining moment in Obama's career. He is still a young president. It is, however, for many Democrats.

By Seth Kahan | March 21, 2010; 10:42 PM ET | Comments (0)

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