How often have we heard the sayings, “It’s harder than it looks” and “If it were easy everyone would be doing it”? These sayings were never more appropriate than when they are applied to the field of parish management and operations. Every how and why detail in parish management and operations . . . is in fact a lot harder than it looks. In chapters 71 and 72, Catholic businessman Mike Brinda talks about the difference between the person you want to hire and the person who tells you what you want to hear.