By Jim Clemmer
"Farming looks mighty easy when your plough is a pencil, and you're a thousand miles from the corn field." (his emphasis) — Dwight Eisenhower, thirty-fourth American president, speech in Peoria, Illinois
You have to keep pulling out the weeds of bureaucracy (staff groups, controls and constraints, policies and procedures that get in the way, and the like). It's a never-ending job.