I get in trouble, a lot. I kinda like it. I’ve been called (and claimed the moniker) an instigator, so you might not be surprised. Trouble doesn’t have to mean conflict that is dangerous, difficult to recover from or even negative at all. I wonder what it would be like if we switched up the advice, “stay out of trouble” and turned it into, “if you do get into trouble, try not to get out of it right away?”
For those who prefer the written word, here’s a complete transcript of our conversation.
What about you? When has “getting in trouble” been a good thing for you? How do you deal with it when you get in trouble?