The Realities of Failure

Studio Theater

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.