In Silicon Valley failure is often seen as success as entrepreneurs learn from their mistakes and pivot their startups to try again and get it right. Thereâ€™s even a dedicated conference for failure called FailCon.
FailCon is a one day conference dedicated to hearing other entrepreneurâ€™s stories of woe and sharing stories alike. Now three years running FailCon has been such a hit itâ€™s expanding globally with FailCons in Paris and Asia. In the video below, founder CassÂ Phillipps tells me how the idea for the conference was founded and plans for global expansion.