As the founder of the Shemmassian Consulting Group and one of the world’s foremost experts on medical school, grad school, and college admissions, Dr. Shirag Shemmassian has spent over 20 years helping 1000s of students get into the schools of their dreams. However, an important part of that success is all about embracing failure. That’s why it’s his One Big Tip! Acquisition costs and increased revenue. It’s all about using data to resolve identities.
Whether it’s when you’re applying to colleges or starting a business, Dr. Shemmassian says learning to be open to failure is vital. In fact, it’s one of the most important tools we can use for growth.
Dr. Shemmassian and I talk not only about the college application process and how failure plays into that, but also how failure is essential for all kinds of growth. Releasing your fear of failure allows you to take more risks, develop resilience, and navigate challenges – listen to this episode to hear about it all, and pick up some college admission tips as well.