From Dave Logan at Bnet: In the US economy, failure seems to be stalking office hallways like the Black Death. Like the medieval disease, this economic failure can destroy whole towns. And there is nothing you can do to prevent it from coming. But, here’s the silver lining: You can learn from failure. In fact, it can be your greatest teacher. Failure, and your ability to learn the harshest lessons from it, is the only way to bring maximize your potential.