In this clip, we see the team captain make the unpopular decision to kick one of his best friends off of the team. Being a great leader doesn't always mean making the easy decision, but making the decision that is best for the group, team, or people you are leading. If being a 220 leader were easy, then it would not be so special. Why would Gary kick one of his best friends on the team? Why would that be so difficult? Why was it the right decision?
- Think of one example of a time when you or someone you know made a very difficult decision involving others that you know was the right decision.
- Think of one example of a time when you or someone you know made the easier decision involving others that you know was not the right decision.
- Write down your thoughts on why being a leader can be so difficult, specifically when it involves making tough decisions that affect other people but are better for the overall group.