Entries by sla2020

Beliefs and Behaviors – What You Need to Know to Make Change Possible

Understanding the inextricable link between beliefs and behaviors is vital for effective leadership Picture this: You’re in a meeting, and an idea crops up. You agree that the idea is probably the best solution for the latest problem, but it doesn’t feel quite right in your gut. Perhaps your current behaviors don’t align with the […]

Today is the day! I’m so excited that the 2nd edition of Leadership: The Warrior’s Art gets released today.

Today is the day! I’m so excited that the 2nd edition of Leadership: The Warrior’s Art gets released today. The legendary Lt. Gen Hal Moore (We Were Soldiers Once … and Young) called the first edition “the absolute best book on military leadership.” The second edition is even better. I’ve added three new chapters and a Foreword by […]

, , ,

Create Space Between Emotion and Action so that you can Make the Best Decision

People mostly make decisions based on emotion and then rationalize the decision after the fact. The Biden administration has been stubbornly tone-deaf about the outrage and disappointment that many Americans feel about the disintegration of the Afghan government and the Taliban takeover of Afghanistan after we spent 20 years and over $2 trillion, suffering over […]