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 John Hoover - “You want to diminish the power of the boss's cluelessness to harm you,”
 John Hoover - “We actually went through a pretty extensive amount of research that was directed at a variety of vendors and invited people to submit proposals.”
 John Hoover - “Idiot engineering isn't butt kissing. The whole idea is to make working conditions more conducive to your career growth.”
 John Hoover - “I'm a recovering idiot boss. If I stop talking to my people, I'm dangling precariously. I've got to engage them and learn from their skills. If I do that, I've taken my personality out of the equation, and that creates consistency.”
 John Hoover - “You want to diminish the power of the boss's cluelessness to harm you. You do that by becoming an enhancement to the boss.”
 John Hoover - “A clueless boss gives you a wide-open field. Learn what's important to your boss, understand what your company is looking for and help the fool meet those expectations.”
 John Hoover - “A clueless boss gives you a wide-open field,”
 John Hoover - “You do that by becoming an enhancement to the boss.”
 John Hoover - “Learn what's important to your boss, understand what your company is looking for and help the fool meet those expectations.”
 John Hoover - “The person with the institutional authority is always the 800-pound gorilla. People who go to work thinking they'll out-wrestle the big monkey will lose every time.”
 John Hoover - “In a free market, we can vote with our feet. Leaving may have consequences -- pay and location, for example -- so do a costbenefit analysis before giving notice.”
 John Hoover - “In a free market, we can vote with our feet, ... Leaving may have consequences -- pay and location, for example -- so do a costbenefit analysis before giving notice.”