Dear Son, running away makes the problem worse is it worth it to be a martyr? he did not run, but it took an extraordinary toll Dear Son, running away from any (leadership) problem at work only increases the distance from the solution. Next Blog 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.