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High-ambition comes at a cost: you must also learn to tolerate high levels of failure and setback, all as part of the process.

Douglas Kruger, author of 'Own Your Industry - How to Position Yourself as an Expert,' shares a useful insight on how to react when the wheels come off your plans. Choose anger, not despair.

Douglas is the host of the daily video 'From Amateur to Expert.' His books, published by Penguin Random House SA, are also available as audio books from Meet Douglas at