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

XtremeOwnership Part 11

We learned in the previous post about DECENTRALIZED COMMAND and how important it is to the success of the mission. Jocko told us that you could not effectively lead huge numbers of people. In fact the IDEAL number is between … Continue reading

XtremeOwnership Part 10

Again Jocko the former SEAL officer and co-author of Extreme Ownership says it best when it comes to the FOURTH Law of Combat: DECENTRALIZED COMMAND. “Human beings are generally not capable of managing more than SIX TO TEN (my emphasis) … Continue reading

XtremeOwnership Part 6

We spoke about parking your EGO OUTSIDE the door and that also means being 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 not … Continue reading

XtremeOwnership Part 4

In the previous post we learned that as a LEADER you have to take FULL responsibility of explaining the WHY of the mission to your team. Here is what Jocko Willink, co-author and former SEAL officer says in Extreme Ownership: … Continue reading