Learning to Fail

When exploring a new direction, it’s vital to make sure you have a way to measure failure. Without a way to ‘successfully fail’ you will be able to find positive spin for most new changes you put into practice…

From Lean Startup:

“Unfortunately, if the plan is to see what happens, a team is guaranteed to succeed—at seeing what happens—but won’t necessarily gain validated learning. This is one of the most important lessons of the scientific method: if you cannot fail, you cannot learn.”

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