David Fletcher replied to the topic Tricky Career Scenario: Jump Ship or Ask for More? in the forum Career Advancement 7 years, 7 months ago
Ultimately, you have to take control of your own situation. Look for more important things that need to be done and do them. There is almost always room for innovators in government. If you start doing things that lead to major improvements in your agency or business, people will take notice. Those kind of ideas aren’t always easy or immediately apparent. I sometimes don’t come up with my best ideas until 2am or during my hour-long commute to and from work.
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