Prevent Stupid Failures
from a failure that occurred regardless all efforts to
anticipate and avoid it.
A stupid failure is about
making the same mistake again.
To prevent stupid failures,
develop a habit of taking a
systemic view of things.
Analyze the entire system that involves people, their
perceptions, and a sequence of
thoughts, decisions, events, feelings, actions and interactions.
Failure is not an accident – it' the result of interactions in a system.
Look at the different elements in a
situation as parts of a system which functions for good or ill. Take
to gain a better understanding of the situation.
Empathize with other stakeholders to understand their needs,
expectations and desires.
understand how the system is working – for or against you –
structure things differently, so you can avoid 'failure' again
in the future.
When you start
you start creating
resistance to change as well.
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Prepare to win! Yes, you can learn
from failures as you go, but you can also avoid many failures
and start smarter by playing a
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risks and develop more effective
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