Important decisions are risky. They should be controversial. Acclamation means that nobody has done the homework.
Keep the boss aware. Bosses, after all, are held responsible by their own bosses for the performance of their subordinates. They must be able to say: "I know what Anne [or John] is trying to do.
There is every indication that the period ahead will be an innovative one, one of rapid change in technology , society , economy , and institutions .
His great strength was not his charisma, as many commonly thought, but that he knew exactly what he could do and what he could not do.
A manager is responsible for the application and performance of knowledge.