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General Petraeus Discusses the Importance of Empowering Your Team

How do you get your team to see and join your vision? Join General Petraeus, former Director of the C.I.A., for a chat on empowerment.

Think About It!

General Petraeus discusses the quote found on the back of a soldier’s door. “In the absence of guidance or orders, figure out what they should’ve been, and execute aggressively.” What impact do you think that ‘door’ had on the soldiers? Why?

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