Tony Blair: Leadership Summit 2009


  • Says he's never felt a ton of self confidence but took risks to step out and lead when felt compelled to.
  • How does he deal with criticism and being misunderstood? Counts his blessings. His wife: "What do you to complain about. You have the privilege to do your job."
  • Determine your irreducible core, what you won't compromise on and are willing to walk away for.
  • Compromise on tactics but keep the strategic objective.