O'Reilly logo

The Gift of Anger by Judy Shepard, Joe Solmonese

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

7 SACRIFICE VERSUS COMPROMISE

Successful people know when to make a sacrifice or a compromise in order to get the job done. This doesn’t mean that they cave under pressure, or that they walk away from their dreams. In many instances, sacrifice and compromise are strategic, productive, and effective ways to get exactly what you want—or close to it. A compromise can be reached only when there is common ground between two parties. When you compromise, there is an understanding that neither party is getting all of what they want, that both parties are giving in a little bit. A sacrifice, however, occurs when only one party takes less than what they originally wanted, recognizing that there is no opportunity to come back to the table again.

As president ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required