Great insights Mark! Our educational and social systems condition us to strive for success and to avoid failure. Your point is one that I’ve advocated, benefited from and written a good bit about — failure is a great teacher. Oftentimes the difference between a truly successful person and one that is just managing is that the former has learned to fall forward.

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Marilyn Tam, global speaker, best selling author (The Happiness Choice), business leader and humanitarian. Formerly the CEO of Aveda, President Reebok, VP Nike

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