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My Biggest Failure and What I learned From It

Ingrid Vasquez | Posted 12.16.2014 | Books
Ingrid Vasquez

Looking back at it, I realize that it would have been logistically impossible to write a book and have it published all within a one year period -- and I'm ok with that.

10 Positive Benefits Of Failure

Thai Nguyen | Posted 11.26.2014 | Healthy Living
Thai Nguyen

Indeed, the mark of a successful person lies in their response to negative situations -- they lick their wounds but never leave the battlefield, they turn their scars into strengths. In approaching rejection, losing and failure, here are 10 hidden blessings...

In Pursuit of Success, Failure Is Not an Option, It Is a Prerequisite

Dr. Patty Ann Tublin | Posted 10.27.2014 | Business
Dr. Patty Ann Tublin

Let's stop coddling our children. Let them run, fall and learn to shrug it off and pick themselves up again to run again and face new challenges.

What If the World Finds Out I Am a Fraud?

Raymmar Tirado | Posted 07.22.2014 | Healthy Living
Raymmar Tirado

I am willing to pay whatever the price might be, for being unabashedly me. There will be no shield, no barrier, no buffer between me and the real world. No one to blame for my failures but myself. And that my friends, is absolutely terrifying.

5 Lessons From Failure

MeiMei Fox | Posted 07.19.2014 | Healthy Living
MeiMei Fox

In the end, we can view failure as just this: a learning opportunity. A growth experience. A chance to re-focus on what truly matters in life: making an effort to go after your dreams, connecting authentically with yourself and others, and appreciating the many blessings you already have.

My Graduation Speech on How to Fail (Successfully)

Uloop | Posted 07.31.2013 | College
Uloop

Want to know the key to not failing in the next 10 years? This may sound strange, but I think the key to not failing is to fail, and fail often. In those failures, you will find that you will stop worrying about the trivialities, about appearances and paychecks and pleasing other people.

Parents: Show Off Your 'F'!

Michelle Cove | Posted 07.29.2013 | Parents
Michelle Cove

It is hard and even painful to share our rejections with our children. We want them to see us in the shiniest possible light, and learn from our successes and victories. If we really want our kids to learn how to recover from failures, we have to be willing to reveal our own "F."

The Antidote To Discouragement: 6 Steps To Get Past It

Agapi Stassinopoulos | Posted 06.15.2013 | Healthy Living
Agapi Stassinopoulos

Grab hold of the inner thread that connects you to your heart, to the source of your being, to your anchor. It is at this point that you must get back to your gratitude, take some time to pause and start to think of all of the things you are grateful for.

What NASA Says About Russia's Unreliable Rockets

AP | By SETH BORENSTEIN | Posted 02.03.2012 | Science

WASHINGTON -- NASA says it still has confidence in the quality of Russia's manned rockets, despite an embarrassing series of glitches and failures in ...

2011, The Lesson I Learned: Be Proud of Your Failures

Hayley Rose Horzepa | Posted 03.06.2012 | Healthy Living
Hayley Rose Horzepa

Failing is part of life. You will be dumped, hurt, betrayed, rejected and disappointed. That doesn't matter. It is what you do next that counts. Will you go back to bed and stay there for a week? Or will you say "their loss," and try again?

When Complex Systems Fail

Tom Loughlin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Tom Loughlin

It's precisely because of the success and vigor of complex systems that we often take their reliability for granted. Most of us rarely consider the safety of an oil rig until something goes awry.

To Lefties: How Does Obama Disappoint?

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

While the major fallout from Gibbs' "the professional left" flap has died down a bit, a second round of examination seems to have begun -- one much more introspective and much less knee-jerk than the first round.

Brett King: Banks are Losing the Customer and Innovation Battle

Brett King | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Brett King

Banks are just too slow at innovating the customer experience, leaving social media and mobile internet banking to third-parties, telecoms operators, device manufacturers, and tech start-ups.

Tracking Rep. Lynn Jenkins' Many Failures -- JenkinsFail.com

Mike Nellis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mike Nellis

Laughing Lynn Jenkins is safely back in Washington this month after a string of nationally embarrassing stories, headlines, and videos.