As an entrepreneur, making excuses simply masks your own failures, Taffer says. You need to be accountable.
Starting a Business
Taking the plunge into entrepreneurship requires courage to take that initial step, leave your comfort zone and try to find certainty in a world with anything but.
Failure is tuition, so learn the lesson.
When life gives you lemons, well, you know what to do.
When something does go wrong, don't take it as a sign of your own incompetence or believe that there's little to no hope of recovery.
When you dive into a bucket of wings, you separate the meat from the bones, just as you do in your business every day.
Failure is an external event that happens. It is not a personality characteristic.
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The Falcon 9 rocket's mission was to re-supply the space station. It's the third time an effort to do so has failed.
While the thought of failing can ignite fear and anxiety in everyone, these mishaps can be some of the greatest lessons in life.
Remaining true to your entrepreneurial quest, despite those who would undermine you, develops enormous emotional strength.
How you rebound from failure is what defines you as an entrepreneur, the Shark Tank star says.