Is Failure Good? | Altucher Confidential

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.

'Fail fast, fail often' may be the stupidest business mantra of all time

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.

Part 2: Why "Fail Fast, Fail often" is Wrong | TEDtalks speaker Larry Smith | AQ's Blog and Grill

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Why Silicon Valley's 'Fail Fast' Mantra Is Just Hype

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.

Why 'Fail Fast, Fail Often' Is All Hype

Learning from mistakes is natural and taking risks is what entrepreneurs do. That doesn't mean you fetishize failure.


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