Despite what that title sounds like it is not a challenge to run-over, do end runs, or otherwise abuse people or coworkers.
You can be run-over by others or, jump in, be competitive, take a lead, and be smarter. You can influence your critics and respond to challenges through the use of data and facts to solidify your position. Opinion is only that, opinion. And, this can apply to personal discussions as well as circumstances and situations in a work environment
And the “Intrapreneur’s” Ten Commandments can be applicable, however use with good judgement, particularly with items 1 and 2:
But… also consider that avoiding a Don Quote event is a good thing, and there are times where that that age old adage “Serenity, Courage, and Wisdom” yet applies.
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