“THE SEVEN TRAITS OF ELITE CAPTAINS
- Extreme doggedness and focus in competition.
- Aggressive play that tests the limits of the rules.
- A willingness to do thankless jobs in the shadows.
- A low-key, practical, and democratic communication style.
- Motivates others with passionate nonverbal displays.
- Strong convictions and the courage to stand apart.
- Ironclad emotional control.”
-Sam Walker, The Captain Class: A New Theory of Leadership