Growing up, I was taught that failure was never something to be shunned, rather something to be embraced and seen as a step closer to success. Failure, in a way, serves as a teacher because the many times I have failed in the classroom or day-to-day life, I came out on the other side of the assignment or trial with a different outlook on either the subject or life all together. Not only has failure taught me, it has changed me for the better. For example, in the classroom, there were times when I never applied myself to studying or even trying, and when my results reflected my efforts, I learned, quickly, to push myself at trying harder, doing better, and giving my best. Failure, besides acting as a teacher, can also show me what I need or don’t need in life. My mother is a very strong-willed Christian woman and she has shown me that not every failure I experience has to be my own. Being raised by an “old-school" parent taught me
As a current student on this bumpy collegiate pathway, I stumbled upon Course Hero, where I can find study resources for nearly all my courses, get online help from tutors 24/7, and even share my old projects, papers, and lecture notes with other students.
Temple University Fox School of Business ‘17, Course Hero Intern
I cannot even describe how much Course Hero helped me this summer. It’s truly become something I can always rely on and help me. In the end, I was not only able to survive summer classes, but I was able to thrive thanks to Course Hero.
University of Pennsylvania ‘17, Course Hero Intern
The ability to access any university’s resources through Course Hero proved invaluable in my case. I was behind on Tulane coursework and actually used UCLA’s materials to help me move forward and get everything together on time.