Collaboration Slows Leadership

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We treat col­lab­o­ra­tion as if it’s sacred. But it has it’s own trade­offs. The fact is, when there’s a capa­ble deci­sion mak­er, deci­sions get made quick­er. And when there’s col­lab­o­ra­tion, they get made slow­er. It’s up to us to decide what mix we want. But we’re here to talk about some­thing that gets for­got­ten a […]

17072_tac Delegation Mind Map

Leadership and Delegation: When Navy SEALs Lose Momentum

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Scal­ing is impos­si­ble with­out del­e­ga­tion. On the oth­er hand, del­e­gat­ing to smart, capa­ble peo­ple can be intim­i­dat­ing and make you feel out of con­trol. But if you can ignore the details while focus­ing on the goal of every busi­ness func­tion, you can effec­tive­ly del­e­gate. As an added bonus, you’ll be able to learn from them, […]

You Can't Outsource Leadership

How to Lead a Change Agent

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Change agents run into prob­lems when they bring pow­er­ful vision and hope into an inse­cure com­pa­ny. When they arrive, lead­ers can feel as though their cul­ture and goal, maybe even their posi­tion and author­i­ty, are threat­ened. But the answer isn’t to give up. Instead, find out how to turn a change agent from your per­son­al […]

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Happiness v. Joy

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An action-based life comes from the dis­ci­pline of mak­ing good, hard deci­sions. Are there deci­sions you should be mak­ing faster? Prac­tice mak­ing those deci­sions quick­ly, and watch how things move for­ward. Dis­cuss in Slack.

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Management v. Love

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Ser­­vant-lead­­ers win hearts, because they choose to respect oth­ers and their needs. That means find­ing out what those needs are. I hope you’re find­ing those skills in this issue. If you are, I hope you let them strength­en your heart in love for those you’re serv­ing. Dis­cuss in Slack.