3 essential qualities of a great manager

3 essential qualities of a great manager

3 essential qualities of a great manager We’re growing. And our team is inevitably getting bigger, creating new business units and producing more needs. We were looking for a great manager, and as we were recruiting and nourishing our teams with the right people, Pepe...

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FUCKUP NIGHTS WASHINGTON DC CONTACT US NEXT FUCKUP NIGHTS IN: Day(s) : Hour(s) : Minute(s) : Second(s) THE SPEAKERS ABOUT US Fuckup Nights City is a local chapter of the global movement and event series that shares stories of professional failure. Each month, in...
The state of failure – 2017 report

The state of failure – 2017 report

2017 Annual Report  In 2017 we reached more than 1500 failed businesses thanks to our data partners, our investigations and certainly our Fuckup Nights community. This interactive report has a detailed analysis on Argentina, Colombia, Germany and México, which are the...
What ever happened to real feedback at work?

What ever happened to real feedback at work?

What ever happened to real feedback at work? While the vast majority of companies have “feedback” in their lexicon, whenever I talk to leaders, a lot of the time it’s just going through the motions, a thing “we just have to do”, or even worse, something people dread...
Buscando nuestro Enterprise Manager

Buscando nuestro Enterprise Manager

Buscando nuestro enterprise manager Estamos buscando a nuestro próximo Enterpise Manager. Esta persona será un líder de servicio en una área de rápido crecimiento dentro de Fuckup Inc., la cual ha escalado más de 10x en los últimos 2 años. Cultura Alguien apasionado...
Why Fuckup Nights became a social enterprise

Why Fuckup Nights became a social enterprise

Why Fuckup Nights Became a Social Enterprise In the early days of Fuckup Nights it wasn’t cool to be us. We were the pest. It wasn’t cool to put Fuckup Nights on your Linkedin profile, sharing a failure was a sign of weakness, and even some of our friends sort of...
Hacking Silicon Valley with Zero Research

Hacking Silicon Valley with Zero Research

Hacking Silicon Valley with Zero Research Astghik had fucked it up. She had just started a new social media platform, just for cinema lovers called Movitto. Putting in blood, sweat and tears to develop and launch it… Without any research to back it up. And after...
My Journey Inside Fuckup Nights

My Journey Inside Fuckup Nights

My journey inside Fuckup Nights Have the difficult conversations. This is one of Fuckup Night’s recently developed values. But values are just meaningless words unless you live them. Unless you make the effort to embody and action them. So we’ve had some difficult...
Hustle to fail

Hustle to fail

Ahhh… Instagram. The premiere source for pictures of happy people sipping on champagne in VIP lounges, surfing in Hawaii, and living their hashtag best lives upon a mountain of likes and comments full heart-eye emojis. We already know that social media can affect our...
Inside Our Private Events

Inside Our Private Events

I’m 10,000 feet above the earth, somewhere between Panama and Mexico, and I’ve just finished my (plastic and not very tasty) airplane meal. Suddenly I realized that I was just smiling and nodding my head,  as if something unbelievable had just happened. You...
Fail mindfully: Why I decided to talk about it at TED

Fail mindfully: Why I decided to talk about it at TED

Why I decided to talk about failing mindfully at TED   You read that headline right, we have officially “made it”. Fuckup Nights was one the stage at a TED Talk. And while we’re more used to, shall we say, a more inebriated audience, it was an amazing experience for...
We share stories of failure. This is Fuckup Nights

We share stories of failure. This is Fuckup Nights

We share stories of failure. This is Fuckup Nights When someone hears  the name Fuckup Nights, we’re well aware that all sorts of other things come to mind. And no, we’re not in the business of certain after dark activities, or, shall we say, things of a more adult...
The bitter-sweet story behind the Bitter Sweet Symphony

The bitter-sweet story behind the Bitter Sweet Symphony

Chances are, you’ve heard “Bitter Sweet Symphony” by the Verve.Whether it was because you listened to music in the 90’s, or because you saw a Nike ad, Bittersweet Symphony absolutely smashed worldwide records in 1997. But, did you know that The Verve were stripped of...