Authentic Benefits of Building a “Failure Resume”
Over a period of time, I adapted the ‘Mirror Mirror’ exercise not only in organizational context but also in personal context and ended up experimenting with a few approaches. One of the approaches that stood out for me and helped me immensely in my career was a ‘Failure Resume’. We all make mistakes in our careers but we are also unsurprisingly good at choosing not to talk about them.
Anuj Magazine currently works at Walmart Global Tech India and leads Strategic Technology Programs. Prior to this, he worked at Citrix and handled roles in myriad of functions- Director (Product Management), Director (Technical Operations), Director (Engineering) during his tenure spanning 12.5 years. Prior to this, he played different roles in technology companies like McAfee and Quark. He has 16 patent filings.
He considers ‘having a beginners mindset’ as his biggest strength.
A good part of who he is comes from my interests and hobbies. He is a self-trained marathon runner. Have done 18 full marathons+ distances (42.195 km) (did 100 km couple of times, also a 75 km). Is an avid Sketchnote artist, which is about representing complex concepts in simple sketches. My portfolio: https://www.