All posts by Echo

79: How To Get People to Take Action. When to Skip the Chain of Command. Sacrificing Short-Term Health to Reach a Goal. What “GOOD” Can Come From a Sick Child?


0:00:00 – Opening

0:00:42 – How to Deploy Decentralized Command when your team changes very frequently.

0:07:28 – How to, and When to Skip the Chain of Command and go above your direct superior’s head.

0:34:20 – How Important is Longevity (a Long Life)?

0:43:20 – Should you sacrifice Health in the short term to reach work objectives?

1:00:42 – How to deal with family members with anger issues.

1:13:33 – How to get people to take action when they over-analyze and over-think.

1:18:41 – Handling a team member who takes “ALL” the responsibility but has sub-standard work.

1:39:40 – What “GOOD” can come from a sick child??

1:55:27 – Support, Cool OnnitJockoStore stuff, with Jocko White Tea and Psychological Warfare (on iTunes). Extreme Ownership (book), (Jocko’s Kids’ Book) Way of the Warrior Kid, and The Muster 003.

2:17:55 – Closing Gratitude.

78: How Adversity Reveals Human Nature. Are You Worthy of Your Suffering? “A Man’s Search For Meaning”, by Viktor Frankl

0:00:00 – Opening

0:18:47 – “A Man’s Search For Meaning”, by Viktor Frankl

0:42:12 – The Sociology and Psychology of the Camp.

1:02:28 – An Attitude. Being Worthy of Your Sufferings.

1:34:59 – Adversity Reveals Human Nature.

1:42:32 – To Sum Up.  Takeaways and Lessons Learned.

2:07:09 – Support, Cool OnnitJockoStore stuff, with Jocko White Tea and Psychological Warfare (on iTunes). Extreme Ownership (book), (Jocko’s Kids’ Book) Way of the Warrior Kid, and The Muster 003.

2:33:39 – Closing Gratitude.

77: War Stories. Mental Toughness and Clever Tactics in Vietnam and for Life. With CWO Roger Hayden

0:00:00 – Opening

0:06:25 – Training and Going to Vietnam

0:44:02 – Differences between Volunteers VS Draft guys.

0:45:26 – Wounded in a Fire Fight.

0:50:20 – More Deployments to Vietnam.

1:05:01 – Kilo Platoon Deployment to Vietnam.

1:22:28 – OP Tempo.

1:30:46 – Blue on Blue and Lessons.

1:38:07 – The Stay-Behind Ambush.

2:01:43 – The Fist Fight with a Big Dude.

2:04:33 – Becoming a Warrant Officer.

2:05:29 – Advice on Going into the SEAL Teams.

2:12:02 – Some details about the Boobie Traps in Vietnam.

2:17:19 – Support, Cool OnnitJockoStore stuff, with Jocko White Tea and Psychological Warfare (on iTunes). Extreme Ownership (book), (Jocko’s Kids’ Book) Way of the Warrior Kid, and The Muster 003.

2:28:35 – Closing Gratitude.

 

76: Knowing Darkness, 6 Years a POW at The Hanoi Hilton, to See The Light and Good in Life. With Capt. Charlie Plumb


0:00:00 – Opening.

0:03:59 – Intro to Capt. Charlie Plumb. “I’m No Hero” (book)

0:16:43 – Vietnam War and Flight Training.

0:29:15 – Deployment to Vietnam.

0:44:14 – Shot Down.

0:59:07 – The Hanoi Hilton.

2:26:35 – Release from The Hanoi Hilton.

2:30:44 – Life after Imprisonment.

2:38:40 – Reflections and Lessons Learned.

3:01:06 – Support, Cool Onnit, Amazon, JockoStore stuff, with Jocko White Tea and Psychological Warfare (on iTunes). Extreme Ownership (book), (Jocko’s Kids’ Book) Way of the Warrior Kid, and The Muster 003.

3:12:25 – Closing Gratitude.

75: Guidelines for Leadership are Honesty, Dependability, Discipline and Fairness. “Conversations w/ Dick Winters”


0:00:00 – Opening

0:03:19 – “Conversations With Dick Winters”, by Dick Winters.

0:06:26 – Dick Winters’s take on detaching the situation for a beneficial and accurate overview.

0:13:12 – Leadership: Discipline.

0:23:16 – Leadership: Honesty, Dependability, Fairness, and Presence.

1:443:49 – Understanding Others.

1:52:05 – Take-aways from Dick Winters.

2:00:47 – Closing: Life can be hard and beautiful.

2:19:16 – Support, Cool Onnit, Amazon, JockoStore stuff, with Jocko White Tea and Psychological Warfare (on iTunes). Extreme Ownership (book), (Jocko’s Kids’ Book) Way of the Warrior Kid, and The Muster 003.

2:56:55 – Closing Gratitude.

74: Hard Times, Violence, Death, Darkness, The Cro-Mags, & Redemption. Hardcore Life w/ Harley Flanagan.


0:00:00 – Opening

0:12:06 – Crazy from the start.

0:17:39 – Introduction to Music.

0:30:17 – New York Life.

0:40:54 – The Hard Core Scene.

0:48:09 – Skin Heads and Drugs.

0:57:51 – More trouble in New York.

1:12:16 – The Cro-Mags.

1:34:23 – Sinking deep into Darkness.

1:45:43 – Bouncing back.  Jiu Jitsu, etc.

1:55:36 – The Break Up.

2:06:11 – Focusing on Family.

2:16:45 – Another Violent Incident.

2:24:51 – Finding the Good.

2:36:44 – Losing Mother.

2:42:45 – Final Thoughts.

2:49:11 – Support, Cool Onnit, Amazon, JockoStore stuff, with Jocko White Tea and Psychological Warfare (on iTunes). Extreme Ownership (book), (Jocko’s Kids’ Book) Way of the Warrior Kid, and The Muster 003.

3:23:45 – Closing Gratitude.

73: Confronting Abuse of Authority, Overcome Over-reacting, Tips for a New Leader, Alternatives to Firing Someone.


0:00:00 – Opening

0:00:44 – How to never over react to situations.

0:08:41 – How to handle being a NEW leader standing in front of your NEW team.

0:13:57 – How long to get the (BJJ) Blue Belt?

0:28:56 – Managing people who out-perform you–Best Approach.

0:34:32 – Effectively lead a team who’s members’ goal is only to be “THE BOSS.”

0:45:59 – Lessons learned from 70+ episodes of JOCKO PODCAST.

1:07:11 – How can Jiu Jitsu reduce fear in life?

1:19:26 – Navigating Jiu Jitsu with nagging injuries or being injury prone.

1:29:10 – Capitalizing on a team member NOT being a team player.

1:35:37 – Confronting abuse of authority.

1:48:10 – Dealing with situations where you can’t fire someone due to unions.

1:51:52 – Taking “Ego is the enemy” too far?

2:00:48 – What to do when you’re over worked and coming up short.\

2:04:10 –  Support, Cool Onnit, Amazon, JockoStore stuff, with Jocko White Tea and Psychological Warfare (on iTunes). Extreme Ownership (book), (Jocko’s Kids’ Book) Way of the Warrior Kid, and The Muster002.

2:30:30 – Final Gratitude