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10 Leadership Lessons I Learned at West Point (Part 2)

The United States Military Academy at West Point has produced some of the United States’ finest leaders. From President’s Ulysses Grant and Dwight Eisenhower to General’s Douglass MacArthur and George Patton, every graduate experiences a formal four year leader development process that is designed to yield principled centered leaders of character. 891 more words

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“Whoever said the pen is mightier than the sword obviously never encountered automatic weapons.”

(Douglas MacArthur, 1880-1964, US General, WW2)

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“Now if you are  going to win any battle you have to do one thing. You have to make the mind run the body; never let the body tell the mind what to do.”

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10 Leadership Lessons I Learned at West Point

The United States Military Academy at West Point is one of the world’s finest leadership laboratories. From the very first day (called R-Day for Reception day) that a new cadet enters into the West Point system, they are immersed in a four-year-long formal leader development process that has been honed through 212 years of experimentation. 684 more words

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“The dreamers of the day are dangerous men, for they act out their dream with open eyes, to make it possible.”

(T.E. Lawrence, 1888-1935, English soldier and writer)

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