"As the business has grown, so have the problems."
That's how Marcus Lemonis, host of the CNBC show "The Profit," explained the plight of the floundering Greek food business My Big Fat Greek Gyro, which he attempted to save in a recent episode of the show. Lemonis encounters this theme all too frequently with the businesses featured in the reality series, and he uses his money and experience to help.
Lemonis, the chairman and CEO of the billion-dollar recreational vehicle supplier Camping World, is not always able to turn around the companies he invests in, however. The Profit highlights a host of entrepreneur mistakes, from balking on promises to failing to communicate with employees to delegating too many important tasks to a third party. Here are some of the critical errors that have occurred on the show.