Your corporation probably has big ideas, big plans and big goals for 2017. My advice, seek failure, fail fast and learn from it. The more projects or… Read more “Fail Fast In Q1”
Henry Ford actually failed several times: He burned through all the money from his first group of investors without producing a car He eventually produced a car… Read more “How did Henry Ford Hack Failure?”
How can you avoid the frequent failure in setting and achieving goals? My advice, stop setting goals! After all why start something you can’t finish? A recent… Read more “Goals: Bah Humbug!”
Abraham Lincoln had numerous failures in his career.
By embracing the reality of failure, before we set goals as an organization, I predict that strategists could make plans and create winning objectives to better support those next year goals.
This particular question is in essence a Behavioral Interview Question. Hiring managers and recruiters usually ask this question to find out about past job performance and in my opinion, this is a very good way to predict future job performance and helps the selection of the best candidate
Nathan Furr , Contributor to Forbes said this: If he hadn’t failed, Thomas Edison might not have become America’s most well-known and prolific innovator. Like… Read more “Illuminating Failure:Thomas Edison”
Before launching Microsoft, Bill Gates was a Harvard University dropout and co-owner of a failed business called Traf-O-Data. Driven by his passion for computer programming, Gates built what would become the world’s largest software company. Microsoft went public in 1986, and by the next year its rising share price made then-31-year-old Gates the world’s youngest self-made billionaire. An investor in the initial public offering would have seen a return of 30,207 percent.
When she addressed the graduating class at Harvard she spoke about failure.
Failure meant a stripping away of the inessential. I stopped pretending to myself that I was anything other than what I was, and began to direct all my energy to finishing the only work that mattered to me. Had I really succeeded at anything else, I might never have found the determination to succeed in the one area where I truly belonged. I was set free, because my greatest fear had been realized, and I was still alive, and I still had a daughter whom I adored, and I had an old typewriter, and a big idea. And so rock bottom became a solid foundation on which I rebuilt my life. J.K. Rowling
Watch the rest of her speech on Ted