In Geoffrey James' new book "Business Without The Bullsh*t" he talks about 12 kinds of bosses - 11 of them are bad.
One is "The Visionary," perhaps gifted but who can't seem to shift from the future to the right-now.
This isn't helpful to the team. The boss has got to be "how-focused," as in how to get from here to there.
The world is full of people with bright ideas. Few are able to implement. Few are:
...all at once.
Hat tip to a real visionary, who encouraged me to focus more on the "how," and stop overthinking the big picture.
* All opinions my own. Photo by me.