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Overcoming Failure

How I Embraced My Failure

Ajay Yadav | Posted 04.29.2016 | Business
Ajay Yadav

I fail every day. The failures throughout my life have helped me to achieve more than I would have ever imagined. Each has played an integral role in molding who I am now, and who I will continue to become.

Failing Forward -- How to Make Failure a Positive Opportunity

Marilyn Tam | Posted 04.21.2016 | Healthy Living
Marilyn Tam

Remember when children are learning to walk, they fall down numerous times, laugh and pick themselves up to try again and again, until one day they are running and winning marathons.

A Friendly Reminder That Your Best Is Good Enough

The Huffington Post | Lindsay Holmes | Posted 02.26.2016 | Healthy Living

Feeling stressed? You're not alone. We all have a center of wisdom and balance within us, but sometimes life takes over and we can feel all over the p...

5 Ways to Overcome Failure and Achieve Your Goals

R.L. Adams | Posted 12.13.2015 | GPS for the Soul
R.L. Adams

Failure hurts. To put it mildly, it's a painful experience, one that many of us work tirelessly to avoid. Often, its effects can be long-lasting, leaving a mark in our minds, and creating a mental hurdle that can be difficult to overcome in later years.

The First Thing Oprah Does When Faced With A Crisis

OWN | Lisa Capretto | Posted 11.17.2015 | OWN

No matter who you are, what you believe in or what you do for a living, you are not immune to crisis. At some point in our lives, everyone comes face ...

The Question To Ask Yourself When You Feel Like A Failure

Oprah.com | Pam Masin | Posted 08.24.2015 | OWN

There is a lot of emphasis on succeeding. And whether we buy the hype or not, we all want to succeed, especially if you consider success to mean, "it ...

What Surfing Can Teach You About Overcoming Adversity

The Huffington Post | Landess Kearns | Posted 08.20.2015 | Healthy Living

Surfing is frequently associated with long-haired goofballs on an endless search for the perfect wave. But as counterintuitive as it sounds, surfing i...

How To Conquer The Fear Of Failure

Forbes | Vanessa Loder | Posted 10.31.2014 | World

Every entrepreneur I know is afraid of failure. It’s human nature. When we go outside of our comfort zone, we feel scared. As entrepreneurs, our ego...

How Back-Breaking Work Put My Ego Back Together

Hedia Anvar | Posted 12.14.2014 | Women
Hedia Anvar

There is no shame in earning your own way in what amounts to hard labor. It's actually honorable. Mining strengths I did not know I possessed put my ego back in action.

I Have Failed But I Am Not a Failure

Heather Martin | Posted 07.28.2014 | Women
Heather Martin

At the UCLA Jazz Fest, while waiving my arms back and forth to Snoop Dogg perform his solo rendition of the DJ Khaled song "All I Do Is Win" with the ...

9 Ways To Recover From An Epic Fail

: Inc. | Geoffrey James | Posted 03.05.2014 | Small Business

The term "epic fail" gets bounced around a fair amount and probably means different things to different people. In my mind, an epic fail is when you f...

Why It's OK To Let Kids Fail

LearnVest | Posted 01.23.2014 | Parents
LearnVest

As a parent, how do you stand idly by as your child falters, when all you want to do is set them up for success? How (when, where?) do you draw the line?

Most of the Time 'Good Enough' Really Is!

Rabbi Steven Carr Reuben, Ph.D. | Posted 01.23.2014 | Religion
Rabbi Steven Carr Reuben, Ph.D.

Ultimately, I believe the most important lessons we can learn about life are that it is up to us to fill every day with gratitude, with loving, with kindness, and enough meaning to remind us each day that what we say matters, what we do matters, and who we are matters most of all.

Catherine Chen, Ph.D.: 3 Amazing Alternatives to Beating Yourself up Over Failure

Catherine Chen, Ph.D. | Posted 12.08.2013 | Women
Catherine Chen, Ph.D.

By confronting and digesting your feelings about failure, reframing your thoughts and getting the support you need to begin again, you can find the light at the end of the tunnel.

Are You Preparing to Fail?

Garret Kramer | Posted 10.14.2013 | Healthy Living
Garret Kramer

Jamming your head with information about an upcoming event or contest is never in your best interest. The human mind always works better when it's running on empty.

4 Practices to Triumph in Any Trial

Claudia Chan | Posted 05.08.2013 | Women
Claudia Chan

I am a firm believer that challenges are what exercise our hearts, minds and bodies to build up stamina for the greater things we will encounter and pursue in life.