Why Did He Quit His Dream Job?

Damian Jackson made it. As a Navy Seal, he achieved what very few others had. So why did he quit at age 24? In this article, we continue our discussion on risk and innovation. Here we examine a provocative story of a man who did what many wouldn’t. In the end, my purpose is to challenge you to do something that you have always wanted to do but didn’t. I want you to take the next step in becoming a disruptive leader.

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What was he Thinking?

It started as a crazy college prank.  It almost cost him his biggest dream and haunted him for 45 years. What was he thinking?   The headlines report promising athletes, movie stars and politicians who make regrettable mistakes that ruined their careers.  The list is lengthy including Ray Rice, Gary Hart, Paula Deen, Paul Reubens…