The Fringe Benefits of Flunking Out of College

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Failure taught me how to detach my ego from the success or failure of my various endeavors.

To My Dear Son: Failure IS an Option

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Hoping to find a teachable moment about the success that can be found in failure, Joseph Albert Mastropiero seizes a moment on a bouncy slide.

How to Remove the Stigma of ‘Failure’ From Divorce

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You’ve grown up, and the constraints are clear. You would not dress a child in the same pants and shirt year after year. So it is with relationships: if they remain the same shape and size, after a time, they just don’t fit.

It’s Not Too Late to Follow Your Dream

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At 38 years old, this man decided to ignore his doubt and made his dream his reality. He says it’s never too late. — Are you living with regrets? Are you ignoring your passion? Did you have a dream when you were younger but never pursued it? Maybe someone said to follow your passion was […]

Five Don’ts to Help You Recover From a Toxic Marriage

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The end of a marriage is rough, especially if the relationship was toxic. Here’s how to recover.

The Deceptive Perfection of What Could Be

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Failure is always possible. But we can’t let it keep us from discovering our greatest dreams.

Fail Like Thomas Edison

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How to do you handle failure? The answer could be the secret to your success.

Vaderize Your Management Style For A Surefire Shot At Failure

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Shawn Henfling reveals a few mistakes new managers often make that can lead to abject failure.

2 Keys That Guarantee Your Success (and Failure) in Life

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A conversation with NYTimes bestselling author Jon Acuff reveals two overlooked keys to success that ultimately help or hurt you.

How to Fall Flat on Your Face and Succeed While Doing It

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Steve Spring reveals the magic of turning mistakes into positive growth.

I’ve Become That Guy Who Thinks Jazz Sounds Better On Vinyl And All It Took Was Losing Everything

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Joe Peacock lost it all. It was good friends and good music that brought him back.

When Your Family Thinks You’re a Failure

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Coming to terms with being gay is hard. Sometimes, all we have are ourselves, but sometimes that’s all we need.

Friendship and Neediness

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To truly understand your potential, you must first accept your failures.

Sometimes Love Just Runs Its Course

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One man says, “My marriage failed, and I’m okay with that.”

Could Failure Be the Answer?

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Raoul Wieland explores our quest for self-knowledge and transformation and wonders whether failure is the secret to self- and world improvement.

College, Manhood, and Exams

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Aaron W. Voyles looks back on the ways male hierarchy was perpetuated in his college years.