Tag: success

Jun

Success and failure business stories

I think people sometimes attach too much emotional importance to successes and failures, even with other people’s successes and failures. “I don’t want to hear about failure stories.” With the implicit suggestion that hearing about failures somehow attract failures into their lives. While true to some point, I feel for the most part, it borders […]

Feb

Success and failure

If you try something old (or familiar, established, regular, comfortable, proven, standard) and you fail, people say you’re stupid. If you try something old (or familiar, established, regular, comfortable, proven, standard) and you succeed, people say “Meh”. No special prize for you. If you try something new (or unknown, reaching for the stars, unconventional, non-conforming, […]