I've been in many meetings where the group leader cites the mantra, 'fail fast, fail often.' Consistently, however, they choke by the third f-word. Maybe it's too much alliteration - but I think it's something more.
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Is failure good? In my opinion, failure is the worst thing possible. You feel sick. You feel like you're going to die. You feel like if you don't die you might kill yourself.
The cheerful, "Hooray for failure!" chatter has gotten too glib. The key isn't to rationalize failure or mistakes or catastrophes, but to embrace resilience and the ability to bounce back.