Most CEOs will readily admit a big mistake they made early in their careers—and what they learned. If you’re mortified by a high-profile screw-up, extract lessons from it. Show grace and wisdom in the face of embarrassment. Craft a oneminute anecdote that summarizes what you did wrong and what you learned. This will help you detach yourself from the mishap and prepare for interviews when you’re asked to discuss how you responded to a mistake.
From tattoos and piercings to T-shirts, from bumper stickers to computer screen savers and more, employers are called on to balance employees’ individual expression against the rights of other workers and the employer’s business interests....Click here to find out more.