09 Aug Fred Parrish On Expressing Opinions in Limelight: Dak Prescott Stands for National Anthem
Cowboys Quarterback Dak Prescott has received backlash for his comments explaining why he stands for the National Anthem and supports Cowboys management’s decision to enforce it. Since then, there was spray painted on a west Dallas alley wall a picture of Prescott wearing a frightened expression. It’s now been defaced by someone clearly unhappy with the depiction.
Profit Expert Fred Parrish weighed in recently on CBS 11 News, saying that you have to walk a thin line when expressing opinions about controversial subjects, especially the more important you are in a company.
“I think he probably needs to be very careful about what he says and how he says it,” Parrish said. “Certainly, he’s entitled to his position on any subject, but just know that, no matter what you say, there is going to be someone who doesn’t like it.”