It takes a lot of people to make great things happen. My mom always said, “Many hands make light work.” That’s true, but there is always that person who is out front pointing, cajoling, schmoozing, directing, cheer-leading, or just basically leading. Regardless how you describe the techniques of leadership, what you are looking for is that person who can make things happen.
Round Rock’s Neighborhood Services Coordinator, Joe Brehm, is doing that for the city, and the recently unveiled Tool Lending Center is a great example. I am sure that Joe would not want this story to be about him, but from time-to-time you’ve just got to stop for a second and tip your hat to those who accomplish great things. [Read more…]