Source: Viking Books
Source: Viking Books

My new book comes out today: "The Up Side of Down," on why failure -- or rather, failing well -- is actually the key to success. It brims with everything from CEO interviews and academic research to some of my own most spectacular brushes with the F-word. If you’d like a little teaser, we’ve got an excerpt up at Bloomberg View right now.

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