Miles Burke

11 lessons learned through mistakes

TEDxPerth 2013
October 2013

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11 lessons learned through mistakes: Miles Burke at TEDxPerth

How can failure teach us? Miles Burke argues that mistakes are a part of success. In this talk he outlines eleven tips he learned (through failure) to achieve success.

Miles Burke

Miles Burke has been online since 1993, and involved in designing and developing websites since 1994. He has a Diploma in Commercial Art, from way back in the day of bromides and calling typesetters. Since 2002, Miles has been Managing Director of Bam Creative, an award-winning digital agency based in WA. He is the Author of The Principles of Successful Freelancing (SitePoint 2009), and regular writer and public speaker on all things digital. Miles dedicates much of his time to volunteer work. He was the Founder and Chairperson of the Australian Web Industry Association (2002-2010), Board Member and Secretary of the Western Australian Internet Association (1999 – 2004), and has served on a number of not for profits for the last two decades.