Adam Grant has written an excellent short piece on Medium titled To Overcome the Fear of Failure, Fear This Instead.
I’m going to have students read it (after first making sure the understand what the word “entrepreneur” means) and then have them respond to this writing prompt:
What does Adam Grant say about failure? Do you agree with him? To support your opinion, be sure to include specific examples drawn from your own experience, your observations of others, or any of your readings.
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