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James Stavridis (@stavridisj) is a retired United States Navy admiral, operating executive with The Carlyle Group, and author. His latest book, Sailing True North: Ten Admirals and the Voyage of Character, is out now.
What We Discuss with James Stavridis:
- What Admiral Stavridis means when he says we're "overweight in thinking about leadership and underweight in thinking about character."
- Why creativity and innovation are important for leaders -- and the roadblocks that tend to smother these qualities as we achieve in our lives and careers.
- Principles followed when top brass make decisions that put people in harm's way.
- The winners and losers in the recent decision to pull US troops from Syria and what this means for our former allies in the region.
- Meditations on single malt scotch whisky and the dangers of bringing alcohol to sea on a US Navy ship.
- And much more...
Full show notes and resources can be found here: https://jordanharbinger.com/276
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