Another Great Kathy Sierra Post

kinnon —  November 20, 2006 — Leave a comment

On the Zone of Expendability?

…while in the past the safest move was to keep your head down and stay off any radars… being a good little trooper… that’s no longer any more likely to help you keep your job. If you’re on nobody’s radar, you’ve probably got nobody defending you like a tiger to their boss. In either case, the freedom to push for what you believe in, and to challenge the status quo is a lot more stimulating than deciding to just not care.

If everyone is a lot more expendable today, and we ALL are “short-timers” whether we know it or not, we might as well act like short-timers by taking the risks we were too afraid to make before. It probably won’t make us any less at risk, and today… it might even make us safer.

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A television editor, writer & director since 1978. A Christian since 1982. More than a little frustrated with the Church in the West since late in the last millennium.

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