Read This If You Think You Don’t Have Any Authority

I’m not the supervisor. I’m not the manager. I’m not in charge here, so I’ll do whatever the boss wants. Do any of these sound familiar? If someone promoted me, then I’d have the authority to lead. Once I’ve been knighted, then I’ll have the nobility to influence others. Once I’ve been bequeathed the royal […]

Are You An Entitled Snowflake?

Let’s be clear about snowflakes: You can’t have the job you want, just because you want it. You won’t get a trophy just for being at the race. It’s interesting to see on the news how the idea of being a “snowflake,” a unique, special person, is synonymous with entitlement. You are not entitled to […]