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How accepting and managing errors can raise a firm's performance

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 - 05:50
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Victims of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster being remembered during a night service near the plant in the city of Slavutych, Ukraine in April.

MAKING mistakes and learning from them is integral to human culture. It is what made us successful as a species.

Our development is a repeated story of trying to do something new, making mistakes and then - crucially - trying to improve.

And history has given us countless quotes