Failure

Leadership

A Disastrous Project and Screaming Client Are Inevitable

Great leaders learn from everything, and a project gone wrong is no exception. Here's a process for doing just that.
Failure

Why Embracing Failure Is Good for Business

Here's how making mistakes -- and encouraging your team to do the same -- can become your business's competitive advantage
Failure

4 Ways to Bounce Back From a Startup Failure -- Even When the Outlook Looks Grim

Failure for an entrepreneur is heartbreaking. So is the threat of it. But if Elon Musk survived that threat, you can, too.
Failure

Why Failure Is Actually Good for You

Don't let society tell you that failing is a bad thing.
Taking Risks

How the Leaders of Coca-Cola, Netflix and Amazon Encourage Their Teams to Take More Risks

There is no such thing as learning without failing, and there are no successes without setbacks.
Elon Musk

The Elon Musk Way of Persevering in the Face of Adversity

His successes are ballyhooed around the world but so are his spectacular failures. Neither defines him near as much as his relentless unstoppability.
Learning From Mistakes

The Best Way to Win Is to Know When to Quit

Sometimes you have to cut your losses and move on.
Job Seekers

After 526 Rejected Job Applications, I Broke Through. So Can You.

Remember, failure is never final. Success is all about turning your setback into your comeback.
Entrepreneurship

5 Entrepreneurial Truths You Must Experience to Understand

There's no substitute for real-world learning. Here are a few lessons to watch for along your path to success.
Overcoming Obstacles

Why You Need Failure in Order to Realize Success

This CEO's setbacks taught him the most valuable lessons of his career.
Learning From Mistakes

Have You Made a Big Mistake? Here's Why That's Good News for Your Company.

Don't just say 'oops' and move on, because fixing a flub can be a prime opportunity for engendering customer loyalty.
Productivity

How to Deal With Distractions Stealing Time Away From Your To-Do List

New research says gripping tightly to your to do-list might actually be harming your productivity.
Entrepreneurs

5 Life Lessons Essential for Business Success

Step outside of your comfort zone, and never forget where you came from.
Entrepreneurs

Growing Up an Iranian Immigrant Was Tough but It Taught Me How to Lead

Not everybody has a choice about leaving their comfort zone.
Success

5 Things Entrepreneurs Do Mindlessly Every Day That Sabotage Their Success

Insidious habits could have you stuck in a rut. Break free by celebrating small wins and focusing on the big picture.
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