The Dichotomy of Leadership: Balancing the Challenges of Extreme Ownership to Lead and Win

Macmillan Audio - Dichotomy is essential listening for anyone looking to lead and win. It is, “simple, as authors jocko willink and Leif Babin explained in their bestselling first audiobook Extreme Ownership, Not Easy. Now, the authors explain the power inherent in the recognition of the fine line that leaders must walk, in The Dichotomy of Leadership, balancing between two seemingly opposite inclinations.

These dichotomies are inherent in many of the concepts introduced in Extreme Ownership, and integral to their proper implementation and effectiveness. This is a dichotomy; a Dichotomy of Leadership. With so much of this audiobook illustrated by the authors' battlefield experiences, often combative, their dramatic, narration is not entirely out of place.

The Dichotomy of Leadership: Balancing the Challenges of Extreme Ownership to Lead and Win - . The authors grasp the awesome responsibilities of leading, and their assertive performances convey an urgency that makes this lesson memorable. Audiofile magazinethe importance of balance as a leader by the #1 New York Times bestselling authors of Extreme Ownership. Every leader must be ready and willing to take charge, to make hard, crucial calls for the good of the team and the mission.

Something much more difficult to understand is that, in order to be a good leader, one must also be a good follower. It is with the knowledge and understanding of this balance that a leader can most effectively lead, accomplish the mission and achieve the goal of every leader and every team: Victory.

Extreme Ownership: How U.S. Navy SEALs Lead and Win

Macmillan Audio - Since that time, they have trained countless leaders and worked with hundreds of companies in virtually every industry across the U. S. These guys are intense. And internationally, teaching them how to develop their own high-performance teams and most effectively lead those teams to dominate their battlefields.

Since it’s release in october 2015, Extreme Ownership has revolutionized leadership development and set a new standard for literature on the subject. As leaders of seal team three’s Task Unit Bruiser, their mission was one many thought impossible: help U. S. Willink and babin returned home from deployment and instituted SEAL leadership training to pass on their harsh lessons learned in combat to help forge the next generation of SEAL leaders.

Required listening for many of the most successful organizations, military units, it has become an integral part of the official leadership training programs for scores of business teams, and first responders. Jocko willink and leif Babin learned this reality first-hand on the most violent and dangerous battlefield in Iraq.

Extreme Ownership: How U.S. Navy SEALs Lead and Win - Forces secure ramadi, a violent, insurgent-held city deemed “all but lost. In gripping, tragic loss, and hard-won victories, firsthand accounts of heroism, they learned that leadership―at every level―is the most important factor in whether a team succeeds or fails. After leaving the seal teams, companies, Echelon Front, to teach those same leadership principles to leaders in businesses, they launched a company, and organizations across the civilian sector.

Discipline Equals Freedom: Field Manual

St. Martin's Press - Signed first edition by Jocko Willink. In discipline equals freedom, the #1 new york times bestselling coauthor of Extreme Ownership describes how he lives that mantra: the mental and physical disciplines he imposes on himself in order to achieve freedom in all aspects of life. Read this book and find The Way.

Discipline equals freedom covers it all, and fear, and specific physical training presented in workouts for beginner, intermediate, procrastination, including strategies and tactics for conquering weakness, and advanced athletes, and even the best sleep habits and food intake recommended to optimize performance.

Discipline Equals Freedom: Field Manual - Within these pages discover the keys to becoming stronger, faster, smarter, and healthier. Many books offer advice on how to overcome obstacles and reach your goals―but that advice often misses the most critical ingredient: discipline. There is only one way to achieve true freedom: The Way of Discipline.

The instant new york times bestseller!find your will, find your discipline--and you will find your freedomjocko willink's methods for success were born in the SEAL Teams, where he spent most of his adult life, enlisting after high school and rising through the ranks to become the commander of the most highly decorated special operations unit of the war in Iraq.

Without discipline, there will be no real progress.

Mikey and the Dragons

Jocko Publishing - Read the best-selling, jocko willink, illustrated adventure that helps kids overcome their fears! From retired Navy Seal and New York Times #1 best-selling author, comes a timeless tale about a young boy’s wondrous journey of self-empowerment. Fun, bold and beautiful full-color illustrationsrelatable, inspiring characters that face the same fears all children faceempowering, immersive story told in rhyming versebig, actionable lessons that helps children seize control over what scares themHELPS DE-MYSTIFY the power that fear and anxiety can hold over a childPOSITIVE AND ENCOURAGING MESSAGE for kids of all agesPERFECT for young readers to enjoy alone or along with their parents Mikey and the Dragons Synopsis Little Mikey is scared of everything.

He’s certain there are creepy crawlies hidden under the rug. He sleeps with his light on to keep the monsters at bay. He’s scared of sharks and snakes—even ladders and slides—and it all makes him incredibly sad. But, when he stumbles upon an old book that tells the tale of a young boy prince that volunteers to protect his king-less kingdom from hordes of dragons, there’s a chance Mikey might discover that his fears are not quite as big as they seem… Signed first edition by Jocko Willink.

Companion Workbook - Extreme Ownership: Put the principles into action

Independently published - There is a final checklist to use as a reference. Work through a third project with just the checklist to see if you have absorbed the leadership principles and are now living by them. The kindle version comes with a PDF download version as well. Don't just read the book - learn the book for yourself. Take ownership of these princples.

You've read the bestselling book, Extreme Ownership, by Jocko Willink and Leif Babin. Now, practice and own the principles for yourself. This workbook will guide you through the principles as outlined in the book with a series of questions. Work through each principle in the real world with your own projects and missions.

Companion Workbook - Extreme Ownership: Put the principles into action - Each chapter of the book raises a few key points. This workbook highlights those points and asks how you will incorporate them into your current project. There is room on each page to jot down your thoughts. Signed first edition by Jocko Willink. Repetition is the key to incorporating the principles. The workbook has pages for you to go through the entire set of principles again.

So, you will pick a new project and practice each principle again.

Leaders Eat Last

Brilliance Audio - Sinek watched as the most junior Marines ate first while the most senior Marines took their place at the back of the line. In his work with organizations around the world, Simon Sinek noticed that some teams trust each other so deeply that they would literally put their lives on the line for each other.

Why?the answer became clear during a conversation with a Marine Corps general. The new york times bestseller by the acclaimed, bestselling author of Start With Why and Together is Better. Officers eat last, " he said. Today, in many successful organizations, great leaders create environments in which people naturally work together to do remarkable things.

Leaders Eat Last - Now with an expanded chapter and appendix on leading millennials, based on Simon Sinek's viral video "The Millennial Question" 150+ million views. Imagine a world where almost everyone wakes up inspired to go to work, feels trusted and valued during the day, then returns home feeling fulfilled. But the best ones foster trust and cooperation because their leaders build what Sinek calls a "Circle of Safety" that separates the security inside the team from the challenges outside.

Sinek illustrates his ideas with fascinating true stories that range from the military to big business, from government to investment banking. Other teams, no matter what incentives are offered, are doomed to infighting, fragmentation and failure. Signed first edition by Jocko Willink.

Never Split the Difference: Negotiating as If Your Life Depended on It

HarperCollins Publishers and Blackstone Audio - Signed first edition by Jocko Willink. In this practical guide, he shares the nine effective principles -- counterintuitive tactics and strategies -- you too can use to become more persuasive in both your professional and personal life. Read by michael kramer a former international hostage negotiator for the FBI offers a new, field-tested approach to high-stakes negotiations -- whether in the boardroom or at home.

Taking emotional intelligence and intuition to the next level,  Never Split the Difference gives you the competitive edge in any discussion. After a stint policing the rough streets of kansas City, Chris Voss joined the FBI, where his career as a hostage negotiator brought him face-to-face with a range of criminals, Missouri, including bank robbers and terrorists.

Never Split the Difference: Negotiating as If Your Life Depended on It - Life is a series of negotiations you should be prepared for: buying a car, buying a home, renegotiating rent, negotiating a salary, deliberating with your partner. Reaching the pinnacle of his profession, he became the FBI's lead international kidnapping negotiator. Never split the difference takes you inside the world of high-stakes negotiations and into Voss's head, revealing the skills that helped him and his colleagues succeed where it mattered most: saving lives.

Way of the Warrior Kid 3: Where there's a Will... A Novel

Jocko Publishing - It's going to be a tough summer, but where there's a will, there's a way. Marc will have to work hard, train hard, and learn to deal with a brand new kind of problem: his own ego. Signed first edition by Jocko Willink. Luckily, while every summer and every book in the series brings Marc new challenges, it also brings visits from Marc's Navy SEAL uncle Jake.

Maybe uncle jake can help marc learn to handle a kid like Danny--a kid who is good at everything! But it won t be easy. Danny runs faster, can do more pull-ups, has jiu-jitsu moves that Marc can't solve, and is even awesome in school. Marc doesn't know what to do. Luckily, there is some good news: Marc's Navy SEAL Uncle Jake is back to visit for the summer.

Way of the Warrior Kid 3: Where there's a Will... A Novel - And jake just might be able to teach Marc how turn his problems into opportunities. Way of the warrior Kid 3: Where there's a Will. Marc shouldn't have a single complaint as he finishes seventh grade. The third installment in the national best-selling, coming-of-age series by retired navy seal and new york times #1 best-selling author, fastermotivating kids to pursue positive solutions to the challenges they faceinspiring kids to be the best they can be at school, at home and wherever their interests take them  TEACHES KIDS about the value of exercise, insecurities, difficulty at school, Jocko Willink!Being a kid today isn't easy! Way of the Warrior Kid gives children the tools to overcome life's challenges with a fun and inspiring story any child can relate to!HELPING KIDS become stronger, studying, saving their money and being a role model for othersPOSITIVE MESSAGE inspired by the lessons author Jocko Willink learned during his 20 years in the Navy SEALSThe Way of the Warrior Kid series follows the summertime adventures of Marc, a young boy that faces the same tough challenges every kid faces: bullies, smarter, eating healthy, fears and more.

12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos

Random House Audio - Signed first edition by Jocko Willink. 12 rules for life delves deeply into the hidden realms lurking beneath our commonplace assumptions, enlightening the mind and spirit of its readers, keeping the chaos and nihilism that threaten and tempt the modern mind firmly at bay. Peterson discusses discipline, truthful thinking, and the necessity of clear, responsibility, distilling the discoveries of science and the lessons from the great myths of the world into 12 profound directives for living properly in today's ever-transforming world.

Renowned psychologist Jordan B. Peterson tells us straightforwardly why skateboarding kids should be left alone, why you should always pet a cat when you meet one on the street, and what dreadful fate awaits those who carelessly criticize everything but themselves. Why should you never let your children do anything that makes you dislike them? Why did the ancient Egyptians worship the capacity to pay attention as the highest of their gods? What can we learn from the lowly lobster about standing up straight and moving forthrightly through life? Dr.

12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos - . Peterson, an intellectual provocateur like no one since the arrival of Camille Paglia, brings his uncompromising voice to readers wanting to lead a deeper and more profoundly meaningful life. At once informative, surprising and humorous, Dr.

Dare to Lead: Brave Work. Tough Conversations. Whole Hearts.

Random House Audio - Four-time #1 new york times bestselling author brené Brown has spent the past two decades studying the emotions and experiences that give meaning to our lives, and the past seven years working with transformative leaders and teams spanning the globe. We don’t see power as finite and hoard it; we know that power becomes infinite when we share it with others.

. Now, and culture shifters, change makers, based on new research conducted with leaders, she’s showing us how to put those ideas into practice so we can step up and lead. Don’t miss the hourlong netflix special brené brown: the call to courage! named one of THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY BLOOMBERG Leadership is not about titles, status, and wielding power.

We want to be brave with our lives and our work. What can we do better? Empathy, connection, and courage, to start. It’s learning and unlearning that requires brave work, tough conversations, and showing up with your whole heart. But daring leadership in a culture defined by scarcity, fear, and uncertainty requires skill-building around traits that are deeply and uniquely human.

Dare to Lead: Brave Work. Tough Conversations. Whole Hearts. - Easy? No. Brown writes, “one of the most important findings of my career is that daring leadership is a collection of four skill sets that are 100 percent teachable, observable, and measurable. It’s why we’re here. Whether you’ve read daring greatly and rising Strong or you’re new to Brené Brown’s work, this book is for anyone who wants to step up and into brave leadership.

Make Your Bed: Little Things That Can Change Your Life...And Maybe the World

Grand Central Publishing - Based on a navy seal's inspiring graduation speech, this #1 New York Times bestseller of powerful life lessons "should be read by every leader in America" Wall Street Journal. If you want to change the world, start off by making your bed. On may 17, 2014, admiral William H. Building on the core tenets laid out in his speech, McRaven now recounts tales from his own life and from those of people he encountered during his military service who dealt with hardship and made tough decisions with determination, honor, compassion, and courage.

Powerful. Usa today"full of captivating personal anecdotes from inside the national security vault. Washington Post"Superb, smart, and succinct. Forbes signed first edition by Jocko Willink. Taking inspiration from the university's slogan, " he shared the ten principles he learned during Navy Seal training that helped him overcome challenges not only in his training and long Naval career, "What starts here changes the world, but also throughout his life; and he explained how anyone can use these basic lessons to change themselves-and the world-for the better.

Make Your Bed: Little Things That Can Change Your Life...And Maybe the World - Admiral mcraven's original speech went viral with over 10 million views. Told with great humility and optimism, this timeless book provides simple wisdom, practical advice, and words of encouragement that will inspire readers to achieve more, even in life's darkest moments. Mcraven addressed the graduating class of the University of Texas at Austin on their Commencement day.