Did you ever hear the fable about the dog and the butcher?
It’s hands down one of my favorites.
It’s short… but packs a punch about failure!
Before I tell it, can we agree on something?
People talk a lot about failure on social media:
“Fail forward”, etc.
Look, I agree with these statements, but let’s be real.
There are a lot of people talking about failure, but not as many people actually experiencing failure.
That’s a big problem.
People are either:
A) not working hard enough to fail…
B) hiding their failures to maintain their social media highlight reels.
Both things are really unfortunate, because:
Failure and the hard work that precedes it are the best teachers that you’ll ever have.
Perfect segue to my favorite fable! It goes like this: