No matter how talented or educated you are, career progression does not happen until someone provides the opportunity to show what you can do. Be a blessing to someone and their career today.
If anyone is going to do a shortcut, it won’t be me. I refuse to do my job half-way. Not today. There are all kinds of ways for things to go wrong. Let them be accidents. I will not allow myself to intentionally do less than I am capable of doing.