"Whoever gets it (the managers job) will have little room to manoeuvre in bringing in players in so we need to be a motivator. I feel Thommo was limited in his playing strategies so we also need a tactician."
As with all managerial departures, comes the candidates touted by optimistic fans of a brighter future.
Martin Allen, John Schofield, Charlie McParland, Mike Newell, Keith Alexander and Peter Taylor are just a few of the names talked about by NCM users.
The most important thing is that Notts learn from their mistakes in the appointment of Steve Thompson.
Thommo's methods didn't work so something different is clearly needed, explained in this weeks quote of the week.....
Tactical nous and motivational skills could be the key to future success at Meadow Lane.