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Better by mistake : the unexpected benefits of being wrong / Alina Tugend.

Tugend, Alina. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781594487859
  • Physical Description: 291 p. ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Riverhead Books, 2011.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. [253]-284) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction -- (Mis)understanding and (re)defining mistakes : what is a mistake? -- It starts early : how our children learn from blunders -- "Fail often, fast, and cheap" : mistakes in the workplace -- It's not brain surgery-- but what if it is? : learning from medicine -- Lessons from the cockpit : aviation's approach to errors -- Blaming you, blaming me : men, women, and mistakes -- You say mistake, I say lesson : different cultures, different approaches -- I want to apologize : saying "i'm sorry" -- Conclusion.
Subject: Failure (Psychology)
Errors.
Fallibility.
Success > Psychological aspects.

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