It’s always refreshing to hear mistake stories from companies whose successes have given them mythical status. Consider Google. There have been so many stories written about their engineering prowess (here & here), their unique culture (here & here), etc., that it’s easy to view them as mistakes (Though it’s fair to say their public image has taken a bit of a beating recently.)

Anyway, here’s Google exec Marissa Mayer on some of Google’s mistakes along the way (she also does a nice job of discussing the value of making mistakes in an innovative business):

(Hat tip The Next Web)

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