“I have not failed 10,000 times – I’ve successfully found 10,000 ways that will not work.”
Despite our varied definition of failure, the one common thing that we all share is – each time we fail at something, initially we shrink and we may feel hurt.
Let’s look at several ways on how you can change your perspective on failure, so that you can overcome it easier.
We also made a video for those who feel left behind:
Writer: Syazwana Amirah
Script Editor: Denise Ding & Dawn Tan
Script Manager: Kelly Soong
VO: Amanda Silvera (www.youtube.com/amandasilvera)
YouTube Manager: Cindy Cheong
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