In life, we often define ourselves by our successes and failures. No one person has experienced one without the other. It is bred into us, now more than ever before, that success is paramount to everything we ever do. Isn’t this wrong? And isn’t it unrealistic to place such high expectations on ourselves all of the time? Our Head of Herd Mick has had many years in business, and here reflects on how past experience with embarrassing failures actually ended up being worth much more in the long run than succeeding every step of the way.