Tuesday May 27, 2014
Book 15: Delegates and Delegation — Part I: Confidence


EMM: Kowalski, I lost all but two of my direct reports in the Morokweng incident, and both of them have declined a transfer into the shoes vacated by the late Colonel Krum.

KOWALSKI: I never liked Krum, but she was a useful managerial meat-shield.

I'd love to have another one of those.

You know, to stand between—

EMM: *interrupting* Yes, I know.