Setbacks : TED Radio Hour Failure can feel lonely and final. But can we learn from failure, even reframe it, to feel more like a temporary setback? This hour, TED speakers on changing a crushing defeat into a stepping stone.

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Setbacks

Setbacks

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Setbacks

Failure can feel lonely and final. But can we learn from failure, even reframe it, to feel more like a temporary setback? This hour, TED speakers on changing a crushing defeat into a stepping stone.

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Leticia Gasca: What Can We Discover When We Talk Openly About Our Failures?

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The Winner Is - from Little Miss Sunshine DeVotchKa
The Road is Ruff (Instrumental) Wax Tailor

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Jon Bowers: Can Striving For Perfection Help Us Learn From Our Failures?

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Life Has Its Little Ups and Downs Johnny Cash

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