Maggie Snow is a Tech-to-Business Translator who builds relationships between technology and business to ensure that both are operating towards strategic goals and mission success. She is fired up by coffee, technology, making progress, and improving both the lives of others and the well-being of society.
A Michigander by birth and at heart, she currently lives in Kansas with her husband and three very precious dachshunds.
Following the principles of Stoicism doesn't meant you suppress or ignore emotions. It does mean that you examine their cause and experience them in non-harmful ways. The practice of Mindfulness is a big help in this endeavor.
The amount of suckitude you will experience increases proportionally with the size of the failure. But dealing with failure is an important life lesson we need to learn and Stoicism can be a great help.