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Simplifying Leadership—Seriously!

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Last month I wrote about how hard leadership is. A quick recap on why that is: Total

Coach Havlik says, “Leadership IS Hard!”

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I can’t imagine anyone who has ever been in a supervisory role arguing against that statement. The expectations that come with being the boss are huge! Some people excel when they’re in charge, many others fail. And why do they fail? Mainly

Why Good Leaders Shouldn’t Use The Phrase: “Just Make It Happen!”

“Just make it happen!” Jeez! During my 30+ years in the Navy, I can’t tell you how many times I heard that phrase from senior leaders. And it wasn’t exactly helpful: a vague, open-ended statement like this (what I call