Boss’s Tip of the Week: Failure is a concept, not a result

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When you try something, you get a result. If the result is not what you intended, you can make it a “failure” simply by labeling it “failure.”

Some people use failure as a motivation. If that’s you, then the failure label will spur you on. But other people take an emotional hit from failure. If that’s you, then using a different label (like “experiment” or “lesson”) will keep you moving forward productively

This is only one of 347 tips in my ebook, Become a Better Boss One Tip at a Time.

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