• A retired Navy SEAL commander says most people misunderstand the connection between discipline and leadership

    8 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Jocko Willink is a retired Navy SEAL commander who led the highly decorated Task Unit Bruiser in the Iraq War.
    As a cofounder of the leadership consulting firm Echelon Front, he's found many executives incorrectly want to force discipline onto their teams.
    He learned why tyrannical leadership is ineffective when he was part of a mutiny as a young SEAL.
    Successful leaders, he found, have to rely on trust.
    For the better part of a decade, former SEAL commander Jocko Willink has passed on what he learned in the Navy to the civilian sector. In recent years, he's become a bit of a celebrity due...
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