Failure is the death of many entrepreneurs. How about 5,126 failures? Sir James Dyson wasn’t phased when the 5,126th prototype for his bagless vacuum failed, yet again. Dyson lived by the motto of “keep on keeping on” and his 5,127th prototype was a success. The chairman of Dyson, which boasts 60 consumer products and generates around $6 billion in revenue, embraced failure and now heads a team of over 650 engineers and scientists.
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