You can jump for joy today. Your optimistic perspective is about to be rewarded. While others seemed to be hanging on for dear life, you made the best of a bad situation. And because you didn’t panic, others will view your actions as a positive performance of leadership. But be careful you don’t gloat!
Not everyone handles stress in the same way. Some people already have so much on their plate, that one more issue can break their back. This isn’t really a sign of weakness. Rather that they’ve stood up to so much, they simply can’t handle any more. Show compassion and kindness to these people. There by the grace of the Divine, might go you.
The issue or event you’re being recognized for, may have occurred months ago and you may have already forgotten about it. But those in power have not. They’ve been watching you and they’ve admired your resilience. When the accolades come, be gracious and spread the gratitude to those around you who helped take control and resolve the situation. If you gloat or show arrogance, you could undermine the opportunity being presented to you. Continue reading