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Cents of Mission by Dale Geiger

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Chapter 8

Al Educates Luis and Marty on How Command and Control Drives Mission Success

Before leaving the parking lot, I made two calls. Marty answered on the first ring. I told her that a crisis had come up, that we had a Monday deadline to meet and that I needed her to work the weekend. She responded, “I wasn’t doing anything. When and where?”

I asked if she could come to the house at noon and then dialed the Colonel. All I got was the answering machine, so I left a message saying that a crisis had come up at work and that I really needed to talk and, hopefully, to meet with him today.

The Colonel’s car was in my driveway when I pulled in. As I entered the house, Conner came running squeaking “hi, hi” and promptly tripped over a toy for his ...

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