Playing it safe is risky and what most fail to do Playing it safe is risky and what most fail to do. Stop. PS. Common sense doesn’t mean a damn thing if we don’t do these two simple steps, here. By jeff noel Retired Disney Institute Keynote Speaker and Prolific Blogger. Five daily, differently-themed personal blogs (about life's 5 big choices) on five interconnected sites. View all of jeff noel's posts.