Failure is no fun -- but it can be a powerful learning opportunity, writes Art Petty. If you can diagnose and remedy your failures rapidly and without spiraling into despair or destructive blame games, then the occasional glitch can serve as a springboard for future successes. "You don't have to embrace or smile at failure," Petty writes. "Instead, kick it in the teeth and use the emotional energy to propel you and your team forward."
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