Posts Tagged ‘Failure’

3 Quick Tips to Beat Negative Perfectionism

By nature, perfectionism sounds great. The drive to always perform, and not settling for second best or mediocrity can’t be a bad thing, right? In reality, however, negative perfectionism is your worst enemy. Not only because perfection is impossible to obtain, but because it often leads to failure simply due to the fear of failing ...

4 Ways You Can Generate Good Luck

#8220;You make your own luck” is a quote you’ve probably heard before. The meaning, however, is lost without more context. After all, if you make your own luck, doesn’t that make it the opposite of luck? Well, according to psychologist Richard Wiseman, author of The Luck Factor, a person’s luck is often manufactured. In his ...

How to Bounce Back from Failing a Class

It happens to the best of us. We take a class that we’re skeptical about every semester and we end up getting a failing grade. It’s okay to cry about it, but once you’re done doing that, learn from it. Here are some things to look at if you failed a class, and how to ...