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Failure is
awesome.
 A manifesto for your 20s
 so you don’t suck at life.
        Emma Reynolds
      emma@e3reloaded.com


                              1
Failures / Lessons        Successes / Growth




                         20
                         21
                         22
                                              My Life.




                         23
                         24
                         25
                         26
                         27
                         28
                         29
                         30




1
But
failure
   is
  bad
 right
   ?
Your attitude
    towards failure?
W TF!!


1        2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9     10


     !                                       is
O MG!                                Fai lure !
                                              e
                                     awe  som

                                                3
I recently
    failed
      at
___________?
               4
That
 feeling
    is
AWESOME!
           5
2 failed businesses
            wrong hiring = firing
bankrupt    screwed up projects/work

2-time university drop-out
        made redundancies
debt       neglected friendships
  failed relationships
failed business partnership
                                       6
started 3 businesses
     generated USD millions revenue
35 women under 35 in UK
              25 most inspiring women in HK
  keynote speaker in over 20 countries
travelled across 4 continents, 200 cities
 13 years work experience
amazing family and friends
                                  incredible mentors
curated TEDxMongkok
Africa and Peru
                                     writing book
                  run marathons                     7
From
Hero...
          8
To Zero...




         9
And
 back
again!
     10
If you don’t accept
      that you may fail,
 you won’t push your limits
    and you won’t grow.

     If you don’t grow,
   you will be mediocre.

Do you want to be mediocre?
                              11
A manifesto
    for your 20s
    so you don’t
    suck at life.
1                   2


3              4    5

                        12
1.
Make choices,
 not excuses.
                13
2.
 Don’t have a
comfort zone.
                14
3.
Give a shit.

               15
4.
Master the art of
giving & receiving
    feedback.
                 16
5.
  Fail fast.
 Fail often.
   Always
fail forward.
                17
Make           A manifesto     Don’t have
choices,       for your 20s    a comfort
not excuses.   so you don’t    zone.
               suck at life.
          1                              2
Give           Master          Fail fast.
a shit.        the art of      Fail often.
               giving and      Always fail
               receiving       forward.
          3    feedback.
                          4              5

                                             18
Good things come to
  those who wait

Good things come to
   those who work
 their asses off and
    never give up
                       19
What will yours
Successes/ Growth




                           look like?
                    20    21   22   23   24   25   26   27   28   29   30
Failures/ Lessons
Thank you.

             21

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Failure is awesome; a manifesto for your 20s so you don't suck at life!

  • 1. Failure is awesome. A manifesto for your 20s so you don’t suck at life. Emma Reynolds emma@e3reloaded.com 1
  • 2. Failures / Lessons Successes / Growth 20 21 22 My Life. 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 1
  • 3. But failure is bad right ?
  • 4. Your attitude towards failure? W TF!! 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 ! is O MG! Fai lure ! e awe som 3
  • 5. I recently failed at ___________? 4
  • 6. That feeling is AWESOME! 5
  • 7. 2 failed businesses wrong hiring = firing bankrupt screwed up projects/work 2-time university drop-out made redundancies debt neglected friendships failed relationships failed business partnership 6
  • 8. started 3 businesses generated USD millions revenue 35 women under 35 in UK 25 most inspiring women in HK keynote speaker in over 20 countries travelled across 4 continents, 200 cities 13 years work experience amazing family and friends incredible mentors curated TEDxMongkok Africa and Peru writing book run marathons 7
  • 12. If you don’t accept that you may fail, you won’t push your limits and you won’t grow. If you don’t grow, you will be mediocre. Do you want to be mediocre? 11
  • 13. A manifesto for your 20s so you don’t suck at life. 1 2 3 4 5 12
  • 14. 1. Make choices, not excuses. 13
  • 15. 2. Don’t have a comfort zone. 14
  • 17. 4. Master the art of giving & receiving feedback. 16
  • 18. 5. Fail fast. Fail often. Always fail forward. 17
  • 19. Make A manifesto Don’t have choices, for your 20s a comfort not excuses. so you don’t zone. suck at life. 1 2 Give Master Fail fast. a shit. the art of Fail often. giving and Always fail receiving forward. 3 feedback. 4 5 18
  • 20. Good things come to those who wait Good things come to those who work their asses off and never give up 19
  • 21. What will yours Successes/ Growth look like? 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 Failures/ Lessons