What is extraordinary contribution worth?

What is extraordinary contribution worth? I know it’s worth a lot to the recipient, but what is it worth to you? We all know what normal contribution looks like. It’s what happens when a qualified person does the job, meets spec and keeps a promise. But extraordinary contribution is rare. It’s when we surprise the system, and perhaps ourselves, by showing up with something unexpected, far beyond the common standard. Extraordinary contribution creates careers. It’s a breakthrough in the status quo, a shift in a previously accepted power dynamic. Extraordinary contribution changes not just the recipient, but the giver as well. So yes, it’s worth quite a bit. The chance […]