664: Own It
What’s your leadership style?
Many people have influenced the way I do business and live my life. One that deserves a lot of credit is Jocko Willink. The topic of today’s show is leadership, and Jocko’s book Extreme Ownership has had a big impact on my leadership style. He opens this book with a story of a blue on blue event while serving in Iraq. This is one of the worst possible scenarios in the military, but rather than shying away from the responsibility- Jocko stood up and took complete ownership for the event.
During the show I cover:
- What makes extreme ownership difficult in the dental office
- Why some people think they don’t have any control over their fate
- The difference between holding people accountable and micromanagement
- The timeline of onboarding