From Risk to Reward


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.


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.

We will hear from the Hall of Fame speaker, talented guitarist, and customer ...

Get Workplace Jazz now with O’Reilly online learning.

O’Reilly members experience live online training, plus books, videos, and digital content from 200+ publishers.