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8 Ways to Gain Workplace Support for Your Great Ideas


Do you know someone who, no matter what the situation, always manages to find the deepest, darkest, or most negative perspective? It probably won’t surprise you to find any number of these, at any age, in the workplace. As a younger employee, you might come up with new and exciting ideas that are greeted with comments like these:  that’ll never work, it will be a colossal failure, it will never be approved, it’ll take too much time, we already tried that. Or the all time favorite: we’ve never done it that way. I’m not talking about the well thought out business objection here. I’m   

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