Tall Poppies can see farther, before they are cut down.

Caelan Huntress
4 min readOct 9, 2023

I want to share with you a theory I have about tall poppies.

What happens to tall poppies? Tall poppies get … cut down.

​Tall Poppy Syndrome is a cultural belief in New Zealand, where I now live. There’s a lot of resistance when people see others daring to raise themselves up above the crowd.

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Caelan Huntress

I help busy professionals transform their performance, maximize their impact, and create exceptional experiences. I wrote the book on Marketing Yourself.