How do you convince someone who believes in a system irrationally?
One day, Nolan was touring the ground to check on his operators. When one of them showed him that the inventory was low, Nolan proclaimed that ensuring the supplies was sufficient was not part of his main portfolio, even though he was the only one in the company doing it.
Companies exist not to fulfill employee's dreams, but to offer customers some value. As long as we're playing the role of an employee, the only certain thing we can derive from the work is the remuneration that is stated in the contract or law. Job satisfaction is not part of the package.
Always be aware when you hear that a trainer is "nice", because if the trainer is good, people will not resort to the adjective "nice".
If anything, the accomplished HK artistes' experience serve to remind us that the current, bumpy start we face early in our careers or any ventures we set out to do is just a phase of mastering essential skills to be an expert in the field.