Jeff Zients, who is now the head of the National Economic Council, was brought in by the president to fix healthcare.gov. I’m sure he was always thinking about what could go wrong. And more specifically, saying, “This could be a catastrophe. If that’s a risk, then what will we do about it?”
Having a constant productive anxiety doesn’t mean that people are miserable and wailing, but that people know they will be held accountable if things do not go right. So what makes you anxious about leading your credit union?