Learning from failure #3 [Mgmt 3.0]
The relationship between learning and failure is topic that I’ve covered a few times on this publication:
Ran into this wonderful article on learning from failure by HBS professor Amy Edmondson:medium.com
A little over a year ago, I published my first post on this topic.medium.com
This week’s post is this simple diagram from the folks at Mgmt 3.0:
While calling it a “celebration grid” is a bit over-the-top in my mind, this nifty diagram packs a lot of insight into a simple visual
I like the behavioral progression from mistakes through experiments to practices, with an increased likelihood of the outcome beings a success and failure being treated differently under each behavioral phase. All the while, learning follows an inverted U shape. We learn through experiments, regardless of whether the outcome was success or failure.