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Why It Is Great To Fail

Posted by on Mar 9, 2016 in Blog

Why It Is Great To Fail

Think of that person you know who has done everything right, tasted success after success, learnt a plethora of valuable lessons, and is satisfied with where they are today. Having trouble thinking of who fits the bill? Probably. More likely, if you do indeed know someone who has “done everything right”, they are currently sitting in the cul-de-sac of mediocrity, wondering why they have not witnessed anything innovative or exciting for quite some time! Now, think of that person who chases their ideas to the nth degree, involves those around them in their plans before really knowing what they entail, and is creating a legacy of spectacular successes and lengthy footnotes of rather cringe-worthy failures. That person is a real innovator. That person changes the world. That person someone who can run with their ideas without knowing for sure if they will work out or not, but know that it is worth the effort to discover the outcome. That brave (and perhaps, in retrospect, occasionally foolish) person knows that failure is not the worst thing that can happen. They know, in fact, that failure with one idea can be the secret ingredient necessary to stir up another, more incredible...

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