For the last three years, I've been using my smartphone as an alarm. It seemed innocuous enough, until I came upon an alarm clock that I found quite cool and decided to try using it instead of my mobile. The results were surprising.
When you mess up, drop the ball, screw the pooch, or have an epic fail, it can feel like the world is ending and your career is kaput. First: take a deep breath and rest easy. You're not the first person to encounter failure. In fact, some of the most successful, influential, and inspiring people in the world have encountered some pretty major failure.