What’s one thing that all designers, coders, entrepreneurs and leaders have in common? They’ve all failed at something before. Even if you haven’t noticed, you’ve likely failed at something. There’s a lot of risk in putting your work out there; in being hired by a client for a project; in being a team leader to other designers or developers. And when risk is involved, failure inevitably follows. It’s time to talk about the realities of failure: the fear, the shame, the embarrassment, and possibly the depression that comes with it. If you’ve ever failed — and you have — you’ll want to hear this.