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Flashcards in Chapter 4: Check the Ego Deck (7)
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1

Ego clouds and disrupts everything:

* The planning process
* The ability to take good advice, and accept constructive criticism
* It can stifle someones sense of self preservation.

2

Often the most difficult ego to deal with is ____

your own

3

When personal agendas become more important than the team and the overarching missions success, ____

performance suffers and failure ensure.

4

Implementing extreme ownership requires checking you ego and operating with ____

a high degree of humility

5

Admitting mistakes, taking ownership, and developing a plan to overcome challenges are ____

integral to any successful team.

6

Ego can prevent a leader from conducting an honest, realistic assessment of ____

his or her own performance and the performance of the team

7

We must never get ____

complacent