Succeed through Failure

Learn from your mistakes, a course by Tim Harford.

Personal Growth
Tim Harford

Tim Harford


Succeed through Failure
Economist Tim Harford explores this phenomenon through multiple case studies, including how legendary choreographer Twyla Tharp turned a massive failure into a roaring success by having a successful mindset and a plan of action for learning from her mistakes.

Succeed through Failure

4 Episodes

1. Case Study: Fail Constructively

4 min

2. Create a Culture of Dissent

3 min

3. Fail Constructively: Learn From Your Mistakes

8 min

4. Generate Better Conversations: Create a Safe Space for Innovation

5 min

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