Quartz Weekend Brief—The fetish of failure, Flipkart’s misfortunes, self-made rabbis — Quartz

A Princeton professor has posted his “CV of failures”—a résumé of jobs not won, awards not awarded, papers rejected. As it went viral, he added a “meta-failure”: “This darn CV of Failures has received way more attention than my entire body of academic work.” Failure is in fashion. “Fail fast” is Silicon Valley’s motto, and…

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