7-Talk things over with someone outside your organization. The goal is working on yourself, not others.
8-Reflect. What are you learning about yourself? People who hurt us, help us, when we learn.
9-Grow. How might this situation make you a stronger leader? Humility and grit are born in adversity.
10-Stand up for your ideas. Give information without sounding defensive. Let performance speak for itself.
11-Find ways to highlight your great work. Publicly thank teammates who help move your projects forward, for example.
12-Proactively build strong relationships. Being thrown under the bus requires an audience. Make sure you have great relationships with the audience.
How might leaders, drivers , laborers, crew chiefs and employees deal with being thrown under the bus?