Speaking truth to power
3 things you need to ask yourself
“Justin, I am troubled. My boss is surrounded by ‘yes men’ and he is about to make a terrible decision. I know it will be unpopular, but I must speak truth to power.”
From time to time, in the course of our careers, we will be put in this position. While Hollywood has glamorized those who dare give honest advice, in real life, those who dare speak truth to power are often punished in some way.