• Adulting,  Inspiration,  life lessons,  Podcast

    On Failing Forward ii

    Hi everyone, trust you’ve been doing great? This is the second part of my last post about “Failure” and how our perspective about it can change everything. Amongst the many times I’ve failed at something, failing ZOO101 in my year one stuck with me more because not only was my intelligence questioned but my tenacity too. Being a model-child with academic excellence, I was shocked when I failed a course in my first semester in the university. First thing I did was tell my mum because I needed to draw comfort and strength from knowing she’ll always be in my corner (this is something I don’t think most students going…

  • Adulting,  Inspiration,  life lessons,  Podcast

    On Failing Forward i

    “Fail early, fail often, but always fail forward.” – John C Maxwell How to handle failure is one tool you won’t know you have a need for until you start adulting especially if you were an A/A+ student in school. You’ve never really had to worry about failing because you’re even the one the C-students come to and it always look like you have everything all figured out, hence, no need for contingency plans for failure. Well, until after school and you step into the real world where you discover the difference between “Failing Often” to “Failing Fast and Forward“. One of the few things you need to know about…