Why We Should Celebrate Failure

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his past weekend I ate at my usual breakfast spot. A local favorite, this place is always busy with a line out the door. Enjoying the morning ambiance and delicious food, I suddenly heard a loud sound from the kitchen: dishes breaking. But what followed was a much less familiar refrain: Cheering.

Not booing, not shaming — just enthusiastic cheering from other employees along with some laughter as the…