Why Leadership Matters – How to Turn Failure into Success
We’ve been running a series on our Blog called Why Leadership Matters. We’ve looked at Developing Your Leadership Style, How to Lead a Successful Team, and What Makes You an Excellent Leader. Each of these posts have been about how to lead well, and lead better, in the organisation you’re in.
This post is about failure. Something most of us experience at some point in our career. It may be something even now that you wince at the memory of. It’s more than embarrassment or humiliation. Although it certainly includes those things. But it’s those times in our lives where we’ve tried something – something original, gone out on a limb perhaps – but it’s come to nothing.
Looking back at that point, what did you do next? Nursed your wounds no doubt. Wondered what went wrong. But, did you get back up again?