Tag Archives: Ownership

Extreme Ownership

In their book, Extreme Ownership, former Navy SEALs, Jocko Willink and Leif Babin, write about the power of extreme ownership as a critical element in highly successful leadership. “This concept,” they write, “is the number-one characteristic of any high-performance winning … Continue reading

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The Warrior Ethos

In his book, In Extremis Leadership: Leading As If Your Life Depended On It, retired Brigadier General, Thomas Kolditz, shares the Warrior Ethos. “I will always place the mission first.” “I will never accept defeat.” “I will never quit.” “I … Continue reading

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The Value of an Adversity Manifesto

In his article, What Not to Do in Adversity: A Lesson From the Notre Dame Football Scandal, Scott Mautz shares the reaction of Brian Kelly, Notre Dame football Coach, to an NCAA decision. The NCAA determined that a “former student athletic trainer committed … Continue reading

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The 5 Things the Most Successful People Refuse to Believe

“If you want to achieve differently, first you need to believe differently” writes Jeff Haden in his article, 5 Things the Most Successful People Refuse to Believe. In his writing Hayden brings additional depth to the idea that “what we think is what we are” … Continue reading

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Owner or Renter Mentality

In a recent blog post by Dan Ryan, Ryan Search and Consulting, Are Your Staff members “Owners or Renters”?, great leaders find a powerful metaphor about “owners or renters” and the mindset, attitude and behaviors they bring to life and … Continue reading

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Leader as Mentor

In a recent blog, Peter Drucker’s 9 Functions of a Mentor,  Dan Rockwell captures the great leader’s responsibility to grow and develop others – to see in others what they do not see, their incredible gifts, talents and potential, and help … Continue reading

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