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  • 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...

  • José Cáceres

    The Mistake: Initially, when we came to San Antonio, we thought we could figure out the real-estate part of our business, ourselves; we didn’t think...

  • PROMOTED

    Barack Ferrazzano welcomes Texas partner Buddy Ferguson

    Barack Ferrazzano welcomes litigation and motor vehicle partner Lloyd “Buddy” Ferguson, based in the firm’s new Austin, Texas, office. Mr. Ferguson has 30-plus years of trial... Read More


  • 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...

  • Veeral Rathod

    The Mistake: I hired my team because of their experience, but balancing their input, which is based on 20 years of experience, with your own vision...

  • Chuck Cain

    The Mistake: Moving too fast. We had seven Panera’s open in Houston and we decided to do another brand. We picked a C-plus location and thought we’d...