Re: What makes a good commissioner
Ron Raab-Long (raablong@DMV.COM)
Thu, 11 Dec 1997 22:42:23 -0500
With one short story you've hit the nail right on the head.
> In a message dated 97-12-11 19:12:31 EST, raablong@DMV.COM writes:
> << But, while I know what the job description for UC is, can anyone out
> there tell me, in human terms, what constitutes a "good" commissioner? >>
> I have been thinking lately that we should make more use of Aesop's Fables, so
> here is one for commissioners.
> THE BOY BATHING AND THE TRAVELER
> A traveler happened upon a drowning boy who had foolishly chosen to bathe in a
> river with a swift current. The traveler chastised the boy for his imprudence
> and then left him to drown. As he sank beneath the water the boy thought,
> "How worthless it is to offer criticism without aid.".
> Dave Hills, Assistant District Commissioner
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