One Behavior Separates The Successful From The Average
Benjamin P. Hardy

The caveat to this (because there’s always a caveat) is that being an initiator is good and possible when the environment encourages and rewards initiative. There are too many places where hard power is used all too readily to either stifle initiative or to exploit the initiator by ensuring that the fruits of the work go to everyone except the individual taking initiative. So the corollary to this is to actively find or create a place where initiators are rewarded…