It often happens you want to get something done but so many things go wrong or actually never get started... It eventually leads nowhere.
|Which minion is the right person to talk to? Or should you talk to Gru directly?|
When you talk about doing something be aware of the person you have in front of you. It's OK to talk about what you want to achieve with multiple people even if they're not going to do the job themselves.
Although if you want to get the thing done properly, on time and within budget, you have to talk about how it'll be done. Get an hands on approach with the people who will be realising what you want to achieve.