Tag: failure

Success blog stuff

I have been writing for several months on different strategies to better position yourself for future success.  The core of each strategy include knowledge, exposure, and courage.  Knowledge is crucial to making good decisions because without it, you are blind.  Exposure allows others to…

Mitigating risk

Everyday we go out there trying to generate more value for ourselves than we expend, we are taking risks.  Risk is defined as a situation involving exposure to danger [reference google.com].  Furthermore, we can calculate the risk by assessing two factors: Likeliness event will occur, 1-3…

Importance of memory in success

I have been writing entries in my journal almost every single day since June 15, 2005.  This is a personal journal nobody else will read, which means I can freely write anything I want without fear of judgement.  The main objective of my journal…

Starting a business

I have owned and operated a business on the side for over 8 years.  Initially, I decided to start a business with my father as a hobby.  We have a love for building equipment and the pay is definitely a bonus.  Since we both…

Handling failures appropriately

Failure was never viewed as a good thing when I was growing up and for good reason.  Failure is often associated with the complete opposite of success.  As I progressed further into my career, I realized failures can be positive.  The best managers I have had accepted…