General McChrystal's leadership message: Listen, learn … then lead.

There’s a new cumulative pressure on leaders today. Improvements in technology, education, and tactics has produced an inversion of expertise forcing leaders to be more transparent, more willing to listen, and more willing to be reverse-mentored from lower levels.

General McChrystal came to believe that, “a leader isn’t good because they’re right; they’re good because they’re willing to learn and trust.”

Watch and listen to General Stanley McChrystal’s powerful message about listening, learning and leading.

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2 thoughts on “General McChrystal's leadership message: Listen, learn … then lead.

  1. Great video. You beat us to this one. I have a blogger in the field who has been working on this video post for a couple of months : ) Regards.