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10 Leadership Lessons From The Navy SEALS

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On May 19th, 2014, Naval Admiral William H. McRaven, Commander of the United States Special Operations Command, and Distinguished Alumnus of the University of Texas, gave the commencement address to his alma mater’s graduating class.  If you want to be inspired, watch a video of the speech above. The university’s slogan is “What starts here changes […]

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Live Blog From The 2013 Global Leadership Summit – 53 Leadership Quotes From Gen. Colin Powell

Thanks to The Rocket Company, I am attending the Willow Creek Global Leadership Summit for the next two days.  In an effort to help fulfill our mission of helping churches succeed, I will be bringing some of the top leadership lessons from the incredible faculty the WCA has assembled. The session’s second speaker was former Secretary of State […]

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10 Leadership Quotes And Lessons From LCDR Rorke Denver – Chick-Fil-A Leadercast

Yesterday I attended the Chick-Fil-A Leadercast along with the entire Rocket Company team. The following is a series of posts from the leadership learnings from the day. The afternoon’s final session featured Navy SEAL LCDR Rorke Denver.  LCDR Denver is a true American hero and gave arguably the most inspirational presentation of the day. The following thoughts from LCDR Roarke […]

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45 Of The Best Leadership Quotes And Insights You Will Ever Read

One of my favorite books on leadership is Captain D. Michael Abrashoff’s masterpiece It’s Your Ship.  This book is required reading for any leader looking to increase the productivity of his/her business, team, organization, or church.  The following are his thoughts: “A recent Gallup study found that when people leave their companies, 65% of them are actually […]

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