The Best Way to Avoid Mistakes

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The Best Way to Avoid Mistakes

         "Every mistake that I made-

and we all make mistakes-

came because I didn't take the time

to get all the facts."

 Charles Knight   

As I see it. . . . . . . .

The best to avoid mistakes 

Mistakes are a fact of life and we all make them, the questions, how to we respond to the mistake and do we do to prevent the mistake from recurring?   

We learn from our mistakes but only when we're willing to look at them realistically and take responsibility for our actions that has gotten us this point.  We will have to decide on the best course to remedy the mistake and look at a course of action to prevent the mistake from happing in the future.  

With this course of action we have created a valuable learning experience that can play lessons forward boosting our future success. 

Or we can be dentinal of the mistake and hope it goes away.  

Hope is not a strategy and inaction makes the situation worst.    

Intense preparation prepares us for success and lessens the changes of making a mistake. 

The best way to avoid mistakes is to prepare your self for success is through massive preparation and the wiliness to hard work. Be willing to pay the price of success in advance and you have formed a solid foundation for your success journey.  

©2011 Lou Ludwig, Sales and Marketing Consulting, Success Coach, Speaker, Trainer and Author

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Stanley Stepak
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Not to be confused with taking risks.  Risks should be planned and prepared. And yes there may be failures with risks, but you learn from them.

January 23, 2011 12:41 AM #1
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Well said Lou. Only a careful and realistic approach leads to success.

January 23, 2011 12:42 AM #2
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Catherine Ulrey
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Admitting we made a mistake is the first step!

January 23, 2011 12:42 AM #3
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Oh no I have to be a grown up and learn from my mistakes.  Grumble grumble.  LOL

January 23, 2011 01:18 AM #4
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Great quote and message. FYI, I think you want to add the word "way" somewhere in that 2nd sentence - The best to avoid mistakes  :-)

January 23, 2011 01:58 AM #5
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Shannon Coe
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ugg, I like to just go for it and chalk the mistakes to life lessons.

January 23, 2011 02:02 AM #6
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Rhonda Wilson
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I love this, Lou!

Mistakes, to me, simply occur while practicing something new. Each mistake I make helps me learn, not repeat that error, and helps me on my way to being proficient at it.

January 23, 2011 02:06 AM #7
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A wonderful message as always.  Learning from our mistakes makes us grow and be better at what we do.  "...when we look at them realistically and take responsibility."

January 23, 2011 02:09 AM #8
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Lou, I read an article a few months back on how our reactions to making mistakes is learned early. And people who have a positive attitude can actually welcome mistakes as learning experiences. Then there is the other side of the coin....

January 23, 2011 08:06 AM #9
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Lou,

I've made many mistakes in my life and tell my children that they will too. WE ARE HUMAN!

We do learn alot from them.

January 23, 2011 08:24 AM #10
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The facts please, just the facts! There are no short cuts to proper preparation. Sometimes we forget and that is when we make mistakes. When we do, we must learn from them. Thanks for the reminder!

January 23, 2011 09:16 AM #11
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Lou, he (and you) hit the nail on the head with this one...smart stuff.  GO PACK!!!!!!!!!!

January 23, 2011 09:56 AM #12
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The best decisions are made when the most useful information is obtained as early as possible

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