Why I keep a List of my Failures

What is a Failure CV? A failure CV is an inverse of the stereotypical CV. In a typical CV, we: Hide all our failures Demonstrate our strengths, curated based on what we believe the interviewer is looking for Use actionable verbs to highlight our achievements to make them more impressive Conversely, in a failure CV, we: Show all our failures Demonstrate the reason why we did what we did and what we were aiming for initially Use explicit terms to highlight how and why we failed Here’s my Failure CV, which I keep updated regularly....

April 16, 2021 · 5 min · Andrew Siah