CHAPTER 5

From Risk to Reward

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Workplace Jazz Framework

When you hit a wrong note, it’s the next note that makes it good or bad.

—Miles Davis

A lot of people approach risk as if it’s the enemy when it is fortune’s accomplice. A risk you take may seem ridiculous to other people, but the risk isn’t random or rash when it’s a necessity.

—Sting

This chapter will teach you how to describe how a lack of risk management will impact your personal and team performance and how, with a few simple techniques, you will be able to mitigate your risk and capture your desired rewards.

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