The Wardroom Podcast

EDO Wardroom

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Prove That Wrong! - CAPT Hodgson, CDR Biggs, and LCDR Jett
Jul 6 2021
Prove That Wrong! - CAPT Hodgson, CDR Biggs, and LCDR Jett
We are joined by: CAPT Sid Hodgson, Major Program Manager, Terminal Defense Systems (PEO IWS 11)CDR Ty Biggs, Program Manager's Representative, SUPSHIP Newport News, New Construction Aircraft CarriersLCDR Jessica Jett, Air Dominance Department Officer, NSWC Port Hueneme for a discussion on Work-Life Balance. Book Recommendations: (We didn't have time to talk about all of the recommendations from our guests, but the full list is below) Laying Out Priorities: "The Last Lecture" by Jeffrey Zaslow and Randy Pausch How to discover your "why" in difficult times TED Talk by Simon Sinek "Destined for War" by Graham T. Allison "The Kill Chain" by Christian Brose Building Great Teams: "Wooden on Leadership" by John Wooden "Lincoln on Leadership" by Donald T. Phillips "The Boys in the Boat" by Daniel James Brown "The Fifth Trimester" by Lauren Smith Brody Freeing up Bandwidth: "Essentialism" by Greg McKeown "Getting Things Done" by David Allen "One Minute Manager Meets the Monkey" by Hal Burrows, Ken Blanchard, and William Oncken Attitude is Everything: The happy secret to better work TED Talk by Shawn Achor  Leisure: "The Simple Path to Wealth" by J. Collins Anything by Stephen King ("The Institute" is a recent one) Anything by Orson Scott Card (There's a lot more than "Ender's Game"!)   EDO Book Club  If you have not yet joined the Slack workspace, join by finding the invite link in the "Book Club Announcement" on EDO Main. ED LDF