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The purpose of this page is to list links to resources around the web and number them so I can refer to them in documents, emails, etc.
This list will not change. If a link disappears, I will try to update it, and if unable, will just note this. I may also point dead links to archive.org.
How great leaders serve others: David Marquet at TEDxScottAFB
An attack submaring commander talks about delegating command.
Steve Jobs on product-people versus finance-people. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZBma82g3Uag.
Steve Jobs on Management. "Manage by ideas, not by hierarchy". https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f60dheI4ARg.
Simon Sinek, Why leaders eat last. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ReRcHdeUG9Y.
Guy Kawasaki on 12 things he learned from Steve Jobs. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DR_wX0EwOMM.
Fix bugs first. http://pettermahlen.com/2011/04/08/if-its-broken-fix-it/
The most misunderstood aspect of great leadership, by Mike Myatt (@mikemyatt).
10 reasons your top talent will leave you, also by Mike Myatt.
Are Diets just Bad Science? http://www.bmj.com/content/349/bmj.g7654.
Mark Zuckerberg on reading in 2015. http://techcrunch.com/2015/01/04/mark-zuckerberg-starts-a-book-club-becomes-this-generations-oprah/.
Why bureaucracty must die, by Steve Dennning. Bureaucracy makes company efficient at the expense of flexibility. http://www.forbes.com/sites/stevedenning/2014/11/07/why-bureaucracy-must-die/.
Tolkien on fantasy, by Maria Popova. Tolkien talks of fantasy as high art. http://www.brainpickings.org/2013/12/05/j-r-r-tolkien-on-fairy-stories/?utm_content=buffer29844&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer.
Bob Chapman at TEDxScottAFB in 2012: Truly human leadership. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=njn-lIEv1LU
Simon Sinek. Start with Why. TEDx Talk https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u4ZoJKF_VuA.
What kind of example are you? By Rod Ellison at TEDx ScottAFBhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4Tkx8K9AbPM.
Simon Sinek - "First why and then trust", TEDxMaastricht 2011https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4VdO7LuoBzM.
The mystery of storytelling: Julian Friedmann at TEDxEaling (VERY GOOD) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=al3-Kl4BDUQ
TEDxHogeschoolUtrecht - Steve Denning - Leadership Storytelling https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RipHYzhKCuI. Also very excellent.
TEDxCalgary - Jay Baydala - Your Voice, We Need to Hear it https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LLN5qY3XSW4. He articulates very important concepts about human communication.
Daniel Amen at TEDxOrangeCoast. The brain can be changed. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=esPRsT-lmw8.
The sex-starved marriage | Michele Weiner-Davis | TEDxCUhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ep2MAx95m20. Although, the more interesting part to me is about the physiology of the need for human contact.
The key to transforming yourself -- Robert Greene at TEDxBrixton https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gLt_yDvdeLQ This is profound. The key to self-transformation.
Sandro Mancuso (@sandromancuso).
Software Crasftsmanship, at Spain Agile. Released January 15, 2015.
Also, go buy his book The Software Craftsman.
Harold Jarche talks about his own career path. http://jarche.com/2015/02/work-is-personal/#more-14249.
Retired General Stanley McCrystal on Winning. Shared consciousness and Purpose https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p7DzQWjXKFI
Jason Fried on why work doesn't happen at work (Excellent) http://www.ted.com/talks/jason_fried_why_work_doesn_t_happen_at_work#t-351985
Richard St. John: Secrets of success in 8 words, 3 minutes (Most Excellent) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y6bbMQXQ180
Jack Welch: Create Candor in the Workplace (very good) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PxU6Z0BgyWM
Stanley McChrystal: Listen, learn ... then lead https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FmpIMt95ndU
View From The Top: General (Ret.) Stanley McChrystal https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FmpIMt95ndU