Finally focus on failure

Ed Catmull (CEO of Pixar) explains how he cultivates trust in teams

It took three years after the credit crunch before the masters of leadership development, Harvard Business Review, to offer us a major exploration into the art of corporate failure (April 2011 issue of the journal).

Now the respected business journal has finally set aside a complete edition of its wondeful magazine to failure. Respect to them. But it was a slow response.

Ed Catmull on learning from failure

In 2010 the Economist interviewed the CEO and President of Pixar, Ed Catmull. He talks a lot about learning from failure, enable peers to develop each other and get things right sooner.

Read highligts or watch the interview

Scott Burkin provides a splendid summary of the conversation.

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Finally focus on failure

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