Misses

What can an organization learn from the failures of its employees?

 

Misses is an internal, archival database for companies and employees to transparently document small scale failures. Workers upload their “misses” as audio and video stories, tagging them with pertinent themes and issues. Others in the organization are then able to quickly revisit relevant challenges and gain insights from their coworkers' setbacks. Employees can access the Misses database through mobile devices, computers and a physical “Failure Booth.” By creating an open and ongoing dialogue, Misses provides companies with the opportunity to collectively learn from failures before they escalate into larger issues.

Team Members: Allie O'Connell, Didier Boulet, James Dong, Lori Kent, and Thomas Aldinger

Reinvent Business

About

Reinvent Business challenged creative minds from across design, technology, business and academia to build a more human and truly social enterprise. For two days, 150 change-makers gathered in frog’s San Francisco studio to rapidly ideate, design and build software concepts and prototypes with the potential to transform business from within. By translating abstract values into concrete workplace experiences, the 20 concepts below enable companies and the people within them to unlock their human potential, make better decisions and create a positive impact on our world.

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