Which Mistakes Are You Making?

Written by David HieattWriting

Small Mistakes:

  1. Messing up school exams.
  2. Not finishing college.
  3. Failing at your first business.
  4. Doing the same with your second.
  5. Trusting someone who let you down.

Big Mistakes:

  1. Not listening to your gut.
  2. Not keeping your word.
  3. Not looking after yourself.
  4. Not doing what you love.
  5. Not building a culture for people to fly.
Written by
David Hieatt
Co-Founder of The DO Lectures and Hiut Denim
David Hieatt has built brands from nothing with next to nothing, just by understanding a few basic rules of how to sell his story. One sentence at a time. Bankrupt at 16 and thrown out of college at 18. He joined Saatchi and Saatchi at 21. Had a ball. But after a decade or so, he left advertising to go back to Wales and build his own brands. He started howies in 1995. Sold it to Timberland. Left. Started The DO Lectures, which was voted one of ...

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