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Episode 141

#141 Dave Oakley, CEO at DOC Inc., on Going From Good to Great

As many of you know, ‘Good To Great’ by Jim Collins has had a huge impact on me and how I operate my business, so I couldn’t wait to have the ‘Good to Great’ Sherpa Dave Oakley on the show today. Dave helps leaders create breakthrough performance and cultures with his approach called LeadDifferent, and he is the CEO at DOC Inc.

If you find your copy of ‘Good To Great’ is gathering dust on the shelf, or you're simply stuck with executing your ideas, this episode will give you some great practical wisdom about how to apply the leadership principles from Jim Collins. Tune in to this episode to learn more about Dave’s unique hiring process, having a do-not-do list, Packard's Law – and what Dave learnt from his high school Russian teacher.


‘Good To Great’ by Jim Collins: 

‘Built To Last’ by Jim Collins: 

‘Great By Choice’ by Jim Collins: 

‘First, Break All The Rules’ by Marcus Buckingham: 

Dave’s LinkedIn: 

#11: Creating Grand Hotel Experiences With Andrew Mosley: 

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