Failure

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The Best Thing to Do When You Get Knocked Down Flat on Your Face
Inspiration

The Best Thing to Do When You Get Knocked Down Flat on Your Face

How do the best salespeople carry on after being told "no" so many times? First, they stop feeling sorry for themselves.
Matt Mayberry
3 Reasons Tech Startups Fall Into a Death Spiral
startup failure

3 Reasons Tech Startups Fall Into a Death Spiral

Instant failure would be better than a long and slow demise from diminishing returns.
Harry Red
10 Quotes on Persistence to Help You Keep Going
Persistence

10 Quotes on Persistence to Help You Keep Going

The ability to keep making progress may just be the greatest skill an entrepreneur can learn.
Adam Toren
3 Steps to Build Your Resilience
Success and Failures

3 Steps to Build Your Resilience

Cut yourself slack on the results you're getting and celebrate how hard you're working it.
Dan Dowling
Accept and Embrace Failure With 'The Other F Word'
Failure

Accept and Embrace Failure With 'The Other F Word'

Make failure not just a lesson to be learned but a cultural transformation that accelerates growth and engagement.
TradePub
The Fall of American Apparel: Why a Founder's Genius Is Not Enough
Leadership

The Fall of American Apparel: Why a Founder's Genius Is Not Enough

The demise of a once-great brand shows today's leaders must practice communication and compassion to succeed.
Dov Baron
Why 'Fail Fast, Fail Often' Is All Hype
Make More Happen

Why 'Fail Fast, Fail Often' Is All Hype

Learning from mistakes is natural and taking risks is what entrepreneurs do. That doesn't mean you fetishize failure.
Steve Tobak
Hannah Hart on What Entrepreneurs Can Learn from Failure
Entrepreneur Network

Hannah Hart on What Entrepreneurs Can Learn from Failure

"Trying and failing is succeeding at trying," Hart says.
Bryan Elliott
Why You Should (Sometimes) Celebrate Your Sales Team's Failures
Failure

Why You Should (Sometimes) Celebrate Your Sales Team's Failures

Try having your sales team members write down the circumstances of their failures. You'll be surprised at the insights that emerge.
Danny Wong
Execs Keep Cool When Faraday Future Parking Demo Fails at CES
CES

Execs Keep Cool When Faraday Future Parking Demo Fails at CES

The secretive car company's new autonomous vehicle didn't park itself as planned.
Nina Zipkin
5 Keys to Entrepreneurial Success in 2017
Success Stories

5 Keys to Entrepreneurial Success in 2017

Gamblers trust to luck, entrepreneurs trust in their own hard work.
Jonathan Long
Why Failing Fast Is the First Step Towards Success
Failure

Why Failing Fast Is the First Step Towards Success

If at first you don't succeed, you're right on schedule.
Dan Blacharski
4 Career Failings You Should Forgive Yourself For
Careers

4 Career Failings You Should Forgive Yourself For

We all make mistakes, but we also all struggle to forgive them.