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Dr. Amy Edmondson on Why Failure Is the Key to Success EP 343

Dr. Amy Edmondson on Why Failure Is the Key to Success EP 343

Update: 2023-09-08


Have you ever wondered how embracing failure could become a stepping stone to growth and enlightenment? What if we told you that there's a paradoxical concept known as "intelligent failures" that can drive progress and personal development? Today, we journey down this path with Dr. Amy Edmondson, a distinguished professor at Harvard Business School and author of the transformative book "Right Kind of Wrong." 

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Understanding Failure as a Pathway to Growth: A Dialogue with Amy Edmondson

In our discussion, we explore various facets of failure and learning. From the significance of teamwork and checklists in high-stress situations to the complexity of failure to the vital role of self-awareness, we leave no stone unturned. We also discuss the importance of systems thinking in preventing failure and the necessity of embracing failure for personal growth. Our conversation wraps up with a deep understanding of managing emotions and the necessity of building psychological safety in the workplace. Join us on this journey of learning and growth.

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Dr. Amy Edmondson on Why Failure Is the Key to Success EP 343

Dr. Amy Edmondson on Why Failure Is the Key to Success EP 343

John R. Miles