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Portland Perl Mongers - Failure: Why it happens & How to benefit from it

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1731 SE 10th Avenue
Portland, OR 97214, US (map)
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Join us back at Freegeek this month for a talk by VM Brasseur on project failure.

Projects fail in droves. Up to 90% of new businesses fail within 10 years. Screws fall out all the time; the world is an imperfect place.

Just because it happens doesn’t mean we can’t do our best to prevent it or—at the very least—to minimize the damage when it does. As a matter of fact, embracing failure can be one of the best things you do for your project. Failure is a vital part of evolution. By learning to love failure we learn how to take the next step forward. Ignoring or punishing failure leads to stagnation and wasted potential.

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Join us afterwards at the SE Lucky Lab for drinks and more conversation.

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