Next up at Leadercast is Commander Rorke T. Denver. Denver has run every phase of training for the U.S. Navy SEALs and led special-forces missions in the Middle East, Africa, Latin America and other international hot spots. He starred in the hit film Act of Valor, which is based on true SEAL adventures. His NY Times Bestseller takes you inside his personal story and the fascinating, demanding SEAL training program he oversaw.
We often think about leadership as a spear or a sword. The attack and going after the mission.
Leaders forget about the shield. The shield is for protection. To care for those we’re leading.
Don’t forget your shield!
3 Trident Takeaways –
Win the gunfight first: You have to win the gunfight. If you don’t win the fight, no one is going home.
What is the gunfight for you as a leader? Read more...
A Silicon Valley icon and philanthropist for more than 30 years, Steve Wozniak has helped shape the computing industry with his design of Apple’s first line of products, the Apple I and II, and influenced the popular Macintosh. Today, he’s here with us at Leadercast Live 2016.
How do you translate vision into action and making it happen? This happened almost accidentally. It wasn’t a vision of where computers would go. But of what computers would help us do.
There was a practical way he began to translate his vision. Here is what he did to translate vision to action:
Show it off
Give it away
What’s your leadership style? Steve tries to show off his techniques. He brought his designs and ideas and show them how to do it. Read more...
Dr. Henry Cloud is an acclaimed leadership expert and bestselling author. He draws on his experience in business, leadership consulting, and his practice as a clinical psychologist, to impart practical and effective advice for improving leadership skills and workplace performance. Dr. Cloud has written or co-written over twenty books, including the bestseller Boundaries , which sold over two million copies.
What Is Leadership?
Leadership is comprised of multiple things.
Leadership requires vision. Then vision requires us to engage talent. From there, you execute a plan or strategy. And then you adapt.
Last but not least, leadership is about the people you lead.
How Do You Find More?
Navy Seals are put through Hell Week. Their bodies and mind are pushed to the limits.
At times, these Seals feel like they have nothing left. They have no more.
Then what happens? What happens when you hit the limit? Read more...