Learning from failure

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Entrepreneurs, innovators, scientists, authors, academics and many other successful people have something in common: a record of failure. More precisely, they share an ability to learn from their failures – and they use that new knowledge to keep going. As a new enterprise Triangle Consulting is going to have its share of failures. We had …

Getting to go: how to ask for support to attend a conference

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Attending a conference can seem expensive: as well as the registration fee there may be travel and accommodation expenses to pay. Your employer will want to feel confident they are getting value for their investment. If you have never asked for this kind of professional development before, it can be a bit daunting. I’m going …