May 19, 2021
2:00 pm–3:00 pm

As children in a playful environment, we basked in curiosity and discovered the world through experimentation. Failure was a welcomed part of everyday life. As adults and professionals in a competitive environment, excellence is instilled in our decision making. There's one right way to solve any given problem. Failure isn't an option. But why? Let's examine failure through the lens of a kindergartner. Along the way, you'll learn how a fixed mindset poses a threat to your organization and how a growth mindset is being employed in big tech. You'll discover how Microsoft’s belief in psychological safety is driving innovation and disrupting the competition. Leave this talk equipped with inspiration to rethink how you approach your daily work.