Navy Seals, Destructive Egos and Leadership

By The Cove May 16, 2019

 Thanks to Cove User Steve for sending this one through! In this short three minute video from Business Insider, ex-Navy Seals Jocko Willink and Leif Babin discuss how your ego can be your most destructive trait as a leader.

Check it out, and think about how often you look at yourself and consider your own ego in your leadership style.




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The insight Jocko has into combat and combat leadership is staggering. He has a podcast which you can find on iTunes, YouTube or on the podcast page: http://jockopodcast2.com/

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