Your employees won't support every decision you make. But if they resist, at least you can persuade them that you're analyzing it accurately.
Quote Charlie Munger, vice chairman of Berkshire Hathaway, the diversified investment firm run by Warren Buffett. The 84-year-old Munger said, "I think that one should recognize reality even when one doesn't like it—indeed, especially when one doesn't like it."
Once you confront reality, take appropriate action. Let actor Michael J. Fox's wise comment guide you. He told Esquire magazine, "Discipline is just doing the same thing the right way whether anyone's watching or not."