Tag Archives: fail forward

Never Stop Being a Beginner

I’ve been snowboarding for 22 years. Scratch that. I’ve been a snowboarder for 22 years. It wasn’t just a twice a month recreational activity for me. I’ve won a boarder-cross event and qualified for regionals (where I lost). I opened up a trail called OZ in the Chugach Myn range in Alaska – a trail only accessible by helicopter. To …

Everyone is Talking About the F-Word. But, Do They Really Know WTF They are Talking About?

Look, I’m just as guilty as the next person to use industry jargon to inspire my team, recruit rockstars (see what I mean?), and share the vision and mission of Adam Hergenrother Companies. I’m playing to my audience and I know it. Disruption. Empire Builders. Synergy. Unicorns. Talent. Leverage. Grit. Failure (and all the various versions: Fail. Fail Faster. Fail …