Still cringing over that mistake you made? We’ve all been there and it doesn’t feel good. But don’t let the experience be just a painful memory – learn from it. In Jessica Bacal’s new book, Mistakes I Made at Work: 25 Influential Women Reflect on What They Got Out of Getting It Wrong (Plume, Apr 29), successful and inspiring women in different fields, from art to finance to tech, reveal that they’re more thoughtful, purposeful and assertive not because they never made mistakes, but because they learned from them. At 92Y, some of those women share their surprising anecdotes and valuable insights.