Be Prepared Not Scared Part 7

Again Jocko the former SEAL officer and co-author of Extreme Ownership brings up another important aspect of PREPAREDNESS: DECENTRALIZED COMMAND. “Human beings are generally not capable of managing more than SIX TO TEN (my emphasis) people particularly when things go … Continue reading

Be Prepared Not Scared Part 6

Again I have used the Navy SEALs as they KNOW about MISSIONS! Think of your PREPAREDNESS as a MISSION which it is! Don’t think of it as WAR but FUN! According to former Navy SEAL officer Leif Baban in Extreme … Continue reading

Be Prepared Not Scared Part 5

We spoke about parking your EGO OUTSIDE the door and that also means being NOT ARROGANT and COCKY! Here is what former SEAL officer Jocko Wiilink says in Extreme Ownership: “In the SEAL Teams, we strive to be confident, but … Continue reading

Be Prepared Not Scared Part 4

So let’s talk some more about the EXTREME OWNERSHIP aspect of PREPAREDNESS. One VERY important aspect of EXTREME OWNERSHIP is LEAVING YOUR EGO OUTSIDE THE DOOR as my friend and co-founder of EST, the late Bill Thaw, use to say! … Continue reading