NEWS BRILLIANT FAILURES AWARD HEALTH 2017
Winner announced of the Prize for the best learning moment in International Development Cooperation – The Brilliant Failure 2012.
Amsterdam, 9 October 2012 The award for the best learning moment in International Development 2012 was presented to FACT for learning from Jatropha projects in Mozambique, Mali and Honduras. The prize was presented to Ywe Jan Franken of FACT by Prof. Paul Iske, founder of the Institute of Brilliant Faillures. Last Thursday at Partos Plaza - an annual conference for development organisations workshops were held around 3 key 'brilliant failure' themes. In addition to [...]
Robert McMath - a marketing professional - intended to accumulate a reference library of consumer products. The course of action was Starting in the 1960s he started to purchase and preserve a sample of every new item he could find. The collection soon outgrew his office and he moved it into a converted granary, where it continued to grow rapidly. The results What McMath did not take into account was that most products fail [...]