Cherry Woodburn on May 11, 2011 at 8:31 am Wonderful epiphany. Insightful: Every cast is an opportunity filled with promise and potential…this time I’ll catch the big one. A single cast that didn’t return a fish wasn’t a failure. It simply meant you needed to try again (and again and again for me!). Consider how this optimistic attitude could improve many workplaces if leaders allowed room for the learnings that come with failure.