Caving In (0:15) It doesn’t mean surrender and it doesn’t mean give up or quit. However is does mean that you’re no longer moving forward. Do you “Cave In” when the money runs low or the time runs short?Do you “Cave In” when your team, staff or colleagues let you down?Do you “Cave in” when impatience dictates your agenda and frustration forces your decisions?Do you “Cave In” when you’re stuck and just don’t have a clue?The real truth is, the term “Caving In” only applies to mountains. The term you should really be worried about is “Flaking Out.”
J Michael Dolan

Caving In (0:15)

It doesn’t mean surrender and it doesn’t mean give up or quit. However is does mean that you’re no longer moving forward.

Do you “Cave In” when the money runs low or the time runs short?

Do you “Cave In” when your team, staff or colleagues let you down?

Do you “Cave in” when impatience dictates your agenda and frustration forces your decisions?

Do you “Cave In” when you’re stuck and just don’t have a clue?

The real truth is, the term “Caving In” only applies to mountains. The term you should really be worried about is “Flaking Out.”

COMMENTS


Posted By David Babich
Answers
Yes Yes No No Okay, so now i know what I need to work on. Thanks!


Posted By Aaron Wolfson
Caving In vs Flexibility
Certainly, if one has determined to reach a destination, be it a physical location, or a career advance, it requires that you continue to make forward progress. If traffic is congested, taking an alternate route is "not caving in," or giving up, it is simply "intelligent flexibility" that allows you to continue moving toward, and ultimately reaching your destination.


Posted By Rachel Walker
Anticipating:-)
Gifts are made to package and give...sometimes the package is work but worth it, in the end.


Posted By SJG
OK to Slowly Forward
When I feel like quitting and, I could even convince my friends and family that quitting would make sense, I give myself permission to move forward slowly. It's OK to move forward slowly and steadily.


Posted By Mike G.
Caving In
Sometimes I find it is good to step back for a while..five minutes, five hours..maybe even longer. It's more like "reconvene" than "Caving In". When such set backs occur it's good to step back, take it in, learn from it and then move on.


Posted By Rick
caving
Get a good strategy with contingent plans and you won't cave in, but just alter your course.


Posted By Sam Stinger
Flakes
Ted Danson once said, “I'm from L.A. I'm an actor. I'm a flake.”


Posted By Jennifer Jolie
Corn Flakes
Flaking out on plans, projects or people is a clue that something else is going on: You've either over-booked your life, over-looked important details, or over-anticipated the end results. Or, you’re just a flake.


Posted By Jampa
Flake
I have been a flake at times, wallowing in self-pity and self-defeat. If I remain there, I will surely become a stone that won’t move.

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