Adapting is key to survival. Or at least it's the key to fitting into a world that expects contradicting things from you at every turn. We're talking about the "multiple people" you have to be to make it through everyday life.
Being black in corporate America is never easy. You have to constantly bite your tongue and hold back on doing things you enjoy. We're two black men currently going through this and to make things worse we are both piled into the same cubicle. This should be fun.