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GA 387 | The Anatomy of a Lean Leader with Rick Foreman

By Jessica Bush Updated on September 1st, 2021

This week’s guest is Rick Foreman. Rick shared a powerful anecdote and explained what he’s been up to. Ron and Rick also broke down the ten essential traits of a lean leader.  An MP3 audio version of this episode is available for download here.

In this episode you’ll learn: 

  • The quote that inspires Rick (2:49)
  • Rick’s background (3:52)
  • The importance of purpose (9:42)
  • The importance of respect (14:29)
  • The importance of probity (23:05)
  • The importance of truth (23:44)
  • The importance of being a continuous learner (30:20)
  • The importance of persistence (31:21)
  • The importance of being a holistic thinker (32:40)
  • The importance of being a problem solver (37:17)
  • The importance of being results-driven (39:39)
  • The importance of being courageous (42:32)

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What Do You Think?

Which of these qualities resonates with you the most?

  1. Adam Lawrence

    November 27, 2021 - 2:05 pm

    I really enjoyed this episode and the principles of leadership that Rick brought forth. I also learned a new word – probity! Thank you Ron and Rick for another great episode and learning opportunity!

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