It’s your responsibility to set yourself on fire.
If you’re on fire with the passion to do excellent work, congratulations. And thank the CEO of You, Inc.
If you’re not on fire with the passion to do excellent work, good luck with influencing the CEO of You, Inc. You can’t fire her.
It’s really critical to say the obvious.
Anyone who has succeed at this has done so because of one reason. They have refused to let bullcrap excuses – the ones we all have – determine their destiny.