Jeff Bezos, Founder and Chairman of Amazon, and Nick Saban, football coach for the Alabama Crimson Tide, are legendary leaders with some valuable counsel to help you succeed in 2022.
5 Minutes for Your Next 50 years
Jeff Bezos, as I’m sure you know, is the founder and chairman of Amazon who built Amazon from the ground up to over $400 billion in revenue.
In this video (5m), he talks about a leader’s role in the workplace, with a lot of wise counsel for young leaders.
Nick Saban is the legendary coach of the Alabama Crimson Tide football team which is playing for his 7th national championship on January 10.
He’s also been a featured speaker at Leadercast and shares some inspirational thoughts about why complacency is the biggest threat to excellence. (The video is 6:42m. You can start at around 3:15 to catch his comments about complacency.
And a few more items of interest ….
- Research suggests the greatest determinant of worker burnout is a persistent unmanageable workload, unclear communication from above and lack of manager support, according to workplace-management data collected by Gallup.
- What really happens when workers are given a flexible hybrid schedule? Does it make a difference where employees fall on the org chart?
Osmosis, Milano, Parrot, Pomp. What do these weird names have in common?