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Long Tail poster boy Amazon’s tail isn’t

posted by Jason Kottke   Aug 08, 2005

Long Tail poster boy Amazon’s tail isn’t as long as first reported. Oops. (But a good oops…Chris is after the truth here, not just a good story.)

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Scott Berkun on how to learn from your mistakes

posted by Jason Kottke   Jul 27, 2005

Scott Berkun on how to learn from your mistakes. “We’re taught in school, in our families, or at work to feel guilty about failure and to do whatever we can to avoid mistakes.”