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Learn From Mistakes

3 Ways Failure Can Help Build a Business and Mistakes to Avoid

Jason Grill | Posted 06.16.2014 | Small Business
Jason Grill

Life is a journey and not a destination. Failure and mistakes are going to happen along the way.

Think or Act? A Deep Thinker's Dilemma

Ryan McKeever | Posted 12.07.2013 | Healthy Living
Ryan McKeever

It's okay to be comfortable with the unknown or not perfect. Too much ambiguity is a cause for thinking. But ambiguity on small matters will hinder you.

How To Make Fewer Mistakes (And Get The Most Out Of The Inevitable Ones)

Nell Minow | Posted 09.20.2013 | Healthy Living
Nell Minow

I'm something of a professional when it comes to mistakes. I believe mistakes can be our best teachers. Here is some of what they have taught me.

Why You Keep Making Mistakes

Dr. Carmen Harra | Posted 08.15.2013 | Healthy Living
Dr. Carmen Harra

Your perceived "mistakes" may not be mistakes at all -- they're unlikely strokes of luck, catalysts for personal evolution, and pathways out of negative circumstances. And with time, you embrace the reality that, actually, there are no mistakes -- only blessings in disguise.

The 27 Most Important Life Lessons Learned By Huff/Post50 Readers

Posted 05.01.2013 | Fifty

One thing about getting older? You acquire a fair share of wisdom from life experiences both good and bad. We asked Huff/Post50 readers on Facebook wh...

Finding The Juice In Small Steps: 4 Reasons To Enjoy The Process Of Achieving Your Goals

Matthew B. James, Ph.D. | Posted 03.26.2013 | Healthy Living
Matthew B. James, Ph.D.

Our goals (if we've created them correctly) are inspiring and attractive and exciting to us. But all those small steps to get there? Ugh.

'Failure' Is Not a Dirty Word

Lauren Zander | Posted 10.22.2012 | Healthy Living
Lauren Zander

It's actually guaranteed that you will fail at some point while pursuing a dream in your life. But when you fail, will you misunderstand its lessons like most people usually do? Or will you relate powerfully to your failures?

Lessons My First Place Taught Me

Melanie Deziel | Posted 08.21.2012 | College
Melanie Deziel

When I heard that there are some hard lessons you just can't prepare for when you get your first place, I took it as a challenge. But there are some things that the only real way to prepare is to be prepared to learn.

How Not to Compound a Mistake

Frank A. Weil | Posted 06.26.2012 | Healthy Living
Frank A. Weil

Mistakes are essential to your growth in life, if you recognize them and correct them. Do not fear them -- you need them.

The Longest Journey Begins With A Single Misstep

Ben Patrick Johnson | Posted 05.13.2012 | Healthy Living
Ben Patrick Johnson

What is the longest journey? To me, it is the one from here to enlightenment, to spiritual transformation. And without a costly misstep, or suffering, that journey can never even begin.

Would You Rather Learn Your Lessons -- or Pay the Price?

Jinny Ditzler | Posted 11.13.2011 | Healthy Living
Jinny Ditzler

It's embarrassing to consider how often we repeat the same mistakes, time after time, and then are surprised when the same thing happens yet again.