I want you to listen to an interview with the great Colonel Sweeney. Listen and ask yourself how am I leading under the changing economic environment? Read the Colonel’s background and you will realize that you are listening to a real American hero. The link for the MP3 is at the end of this article. Enjoy and give some feedback for others to reflect upon.
Integrity, Commitment, Enthusiasm.
They’re the attributes of great leaders, great team members and great humans. They’re also the attributes that make Lt. Colonel Kevin Sweeney a captivating storyteller and inspirational icon who shares a wealth of experiences and tools necessary for success.
In today’s rocky economy, too many individuals are focused on just keeping their jobs let alone excelling in their business and personal lives. The Colonel’s approachable style and sage strategies from both the military and corporate worlds combine to provide a gripping, entertaining and motivating session that will resonate with audience members for years to come.
Who Is The Colonel
Lt. Colonel Kevin Sweeney has an extensive military career culminating in the receipt of the Distinguished Flying Cross from the United States Air Force. His incredible success as a sales leader in an American top 50 company is inspirational as are his sports leadership experience. The Colonel now shares his valuable insight into both business and personal success in two memorable sessions:
Conversations With The Colonel
Imagine getting the opportunity to sit in your living room and have a conversation with this gentleman who has been a leader of thousands of men and women. A man who battled the physical loss of both engines on the left wing of his airplane during a night combat mission in Desert Storm and won! A man who has achieved surmountable success as a sales leader and corporate executive and who led his college basketball team to it’s highest ranking in history. Well… imagine no more.
Conversations With the Colonel puts you and your team front and center, up close and personal with Lt. Colonel Kevin J. Sweeney, the author of “Conversations with the Colonel, Lessons of Life, Leadership and Wisdom” and “Pressure Cooker Confidence, How to Lead When the Heat Is On.” The Colonel will discuss with you an authentic, ethical and realistic view of the attributes needed for successful performance under pressure. The Colonel shares his extraordinary experiences across a wide and varied spectrum that few, if anyone, can match.
Pressure Cooker ConfidenceTM
How to Deliver Peak Performance When the Heat is On
Pressure Cooker ConfidenceTM enables you to say “I can, I will, I expect, and I did it”- when the pressure is on. The Colonel’s flagship presentation built around his dramatic life or death flight during a mission in Desert Storm introduces the five principles of Pressure Cooker ConfidenceTM. Learn why the hard work you do beforehand matters more than the work you do when the pressure is on.
Colonel Kevin J. Sweeney will position you mentally in the cockpit with him to personally live through his incredible experience and challenge of having the two engines on his left wing come completely off his airplane while on a Desert Storm combat mission. You will feel the skill, resolve, and team attributes necessary to lead your team to a successful landing in such a dire circumstance. You will learn how to apply these same principals to your personal and professional life to excel under pressure. Team performance does not just happen. Creating effective teams take talent, time and trust. You will learn how to become the ‘go to’ person in your organization when the going gets tough.