NEWS CenterTLDG Leader Blog - “Continuing To Excel While Undergoing Transformational Change” By: Major General (Retired) Lee Price
Monday, June 23, 2014
CONTINUING TO EXCEL WHILE UNDERGOING TRANSFORMATIONAL CHANGE
By By Major General (Retired) Lee Price, Monday, June 23, 2014
I thought I’d seen plenty of tough missions in my previous 34 years in the military before I got hit with what seemed like mission impossible: Relocate my largely civilian workforce of 1500 from Ft Monmouth, New Jersey to Aberdeen, Maryland while continuing to maintain 24x7 support to those units engaged in combat; outfitting the next units to rotate into the fight; AND moving out on the Army’s Chief of Staff’s number one priority to modernize the tactical communications network. Those were just the no-fail missions we had on our plate...
"Most people spend 90% of their time on tasks and 10% on leadership. Start spending 50% of your time on leadership and you will notice that others will pick up the slack on the tasks."
Colonel Sean Hannah, Ph.D.,(USA, Retired, University of Nebraska)