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The Antidote:7: The museum of failure: The case for embracing your errors.

Today I finished chapter 7 of “The Antidote” by Oliver Burkeman. It started with a charming story about the Gfk Custom Research storehouse of failed products. 90% of products fail so the isles are filled with funny and unbelievable products people tried to launch. Executives pay money to visit to inspire their teams and sometimes they come across a product that they didn’t know their own company tried to launch.

Here are my notes:

  • Positive thinking avoids the concept of failure. All previous techniques point towards an alternative approach to happiness.

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I read as part of my morning routine. I’ll share my notes about what I read here.

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