“But, I am the manager. Everyone is counting on me,” Bryce pushed back.
“Then, why are you in here, by yourself?” I asked.
“I have a problem to solve. It’s a serious problem. Everyone is counting on me to solve the problem. It is my responsibility.”
“Is it your responsibility to solve the problem with the best solution you can come up with, or the best solution to the problem? Have you thought about stepping outside yourself, asking for help, other perspectives? Yes, you are accountable for the best solution, but, no one said it had to be your idea.”