Henry III apparently was considered by some to be quite the strategist. One of his actions was to bring back the gold coin to England. The recent discovery of one of those coins, in a field, prompts a question. What will be written about today’s leaders, when their organizations’ results are analyzed in a far-off future? We have something they had not articulated in the 13th century: the understanding that the coin of the realm is what we do – the results – with our strategies and resources, not just what we preach, assert or hammer.