Put a Lid On It

BY STANLEY ZAROWIN

The expression, When youve got it, flaunt it, is a surefire career killer.

Just because you know something doesnt mean you have to insist on telling everyone. Nothing pushes peoplesespecially bosseshot buttons more than someone who repeatedly pontificates. Thats not to say you shouldnt present well-supported and deeply felt opinions. Just not all the time.

Stanley Zarowin

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