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Speak to your superiors. Be frank about it. It's better to be upfront with them, than have it all come crashing down on you in the end and have to deal with the fallout then.

Communicate, raise your hand. You must have transparency or it will come back to bite you in the ass. Option A: don’t say anything, do not meet deadlines and receive poor reviews. Option B: have discussions with your manager, ask for assistance, apply changes and make shifts to rebalance and meet deadlines. (Bonus: demonstrate being proactive, and taking steps to mitigate risks to engagement deadlines... what does this do? It says you’re a leader and your manager and team can depend on you)

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