By Saye Clement, DVM
Why are many of us afraid to fail? What does failure mean to you? Is it a time to feel disheartened or is it an opportunity to grow and learn? Failure doesn’t mean that we are bad people, and our response to a setback says a lot about our character and desire for growth. I’m passionate about Growth Mindset and wanted to share this event in my life. Sometimes big lessons come from the funniest places. And if a squirrel can do it, so can you!
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ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Dr. Saye Clement graduated from Ontario Veterinary College in 1993. Over her career, she has been a general practitioner (and proud of it!), with stints as an emergency vet and as a locum. She has been with Carling Animal Hospital in Ottawa, Canada since 1998, first as an associate and now as a co-owner. She has developed a special interest in practice management along with seeing her patients. Outside of the hospital, she donates her time to several not-for-profit arts organizations, as well as spending time with her family and her sheltie.