Book Notes from Jacko Willink’s newsest book: FIND YOUR WILL, FIND YOUR DISCIPLINE--AND YOU WILL FIND YOUR FREEDOM
Jocko Willink's methods for success were born in the SEAL Teams, where he spent most of his adult life, enlisting after high school and rising through the ranks to become the commander of the most highly decorated special operations unit of the war in Iraq. In Discipline Equals Freedom, the #1 New York Times bestselling coauthor of Extreme Ownership
Book Notes on this instant New York Times bestseller, pioneering psychologist Angela Duckworth shows anyone striving to succeed—be it parents, students, educators, athletes, or business people—that the secret to outstanding achievement is not talent but a special blend of passion and persistence she calls “grit.”.
Trust is the glue that holds a team together. The absence of trust is the first step toward having a dysfunctional team.
Here are four indicators you have an untrustworthy team member.
Thinking and speaking in Vivid Emotional Terms will hit a nerve and stick. It becomes real rather then abstract. It’s easier to remember something that has affected you emotionally
Have you ever wondered:
- Was there an evergreen tree in Bethlehem when Jesus was born?
- Maybe there was one in the stable?” Probably not.
- Why do we bring a tree from outside and put it inside our house?
- Why do we take the lights from inside and put them outside every year?
It makes no sense. This post will shed some light on some of the fun Christmas traditions we have all come to know and love.
Facebook is a marketer’s dream. Advertisers know every last intimate detail about a Facebook user’s life. But do they listen in on your conversations with your microphone on your phone?
There will always be decisions that are made that you don't understand or agree with. Future success and influence are depended on how well you PLAY THE GAME. Stop complaining. Be the change you want!
Community is important. Authenticity and honesty is vital for a community. We were not created to do life alone. If we are not careful, community can be replaced and OUTSOURCED with the technology we have come to accept as a way of life, not a tool that it was designed for. Here is an example...