Innovation Culture Bulletin: Be nice to failure

ga('send', 'event', 'Access Exclusive', 'article', 'article-industry-impression', {nonInteraction: true});ga('send', 'event', 'Health & Wellbeing', 'article', 'article-industry-impression', {nonInteraction: true});ga('send', 'event', 'Innovation Culture Bulletin', 'article', 'article-industry-impression', {nonInteraction: true});

They say do to others as you would have them do to you. But for the self-critical individual, chances are you are much harsher on yourself when you make mistakes than you would be to your colleagues, friends and family. Humans are the only creatures that make themselves suffer through negative emotions, particularly of self-judgment, regrets, and failed expectations. In today’s connected world, we also constantly put ourselves up for comparison with others’ constructed, perceived successes. In some ways, healthy competition is good motivation. But as Mark Leary, professor of psychology and neuroscience at Duke University, South Carolina suggests, there…

Join the Discussion

Add to my folders:

Select any pre-existing folders to add the current post to. Posts will be added to a 'default' folder if nothing is selected.

Create a new folder (Optional)

Separate with commas to add multiple folders. The current post is automatically added to any new folders you create (e.g. my new folder, my second folder).


Remove from my folders

Below is a list of folders where the current post appears in. Select the folder you wish to remove it from.