Many small business owners make the same mistakes when they are growing. I know that I made a ton of mistakes when I was growing my own small business. However, all good entrepreneurs learn from their mistakes and use their failures as lessons to help them grow the business in the future. In working with so many different small businesses, I feel as though our team has earned an MBA in small business growth. We learn from our clients' successes and failures and we apply that knowledge to our own business in order to make good decisions. We have had our own successes and failures and we use all the knowledge we have gained in our career to move our business and our clients' businesses forward. Below are five common small business mistakes and their solutions.