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Learning from a "fail fast, fail often" culture!

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Posted: 11/16/2014

You’ve likely heard the phrase "fail fast, fail often" before. But did you know that the flip side of this – striving for perfection and eliminating failure can actually be damaging to your business?

According to David Bayles and Ted Orland in Art & Fear, "To require perfection is to invite paralysis. The pattern is predictable: as you see error in what you have done, you steer your work toward what you imagine you can do perfectly. You cling ever more tightly to what you already know you can do — away from risk and exploration, and possibly further from the work of your heart. You find reasons to procrastinate, since to not work is to not make mistakes."

This white paper explores how embracing and learning from failures can provide your business with a much healthier, more profitable environment.

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Posted: 11/16/2014