September 11, 2019

Leadership in Sports, with Oscar Aparicio

Episode 7:

Oscar Aparicio has leveraged his rich experience as an educator in the technology and enterprise SaaS space to drive software adoption. When not helping services departments scale, he enjoys watching an inordinate amount of football.

What you’ll learn about in this episode:

  • Eric Thurston’s lifelong love for the Denver Broncos
  • Oscar Aparicio on the 49ers and the best team in NFL history
  • Oldhead GMs that pick players based on what used to work
  • The Peter Principle as it relates to players who move into management
  • Examples of successful leadership through transition in the NFL
  • How leaders in the NFL create a system that lifts people up
  • Managing the coaching carousel
  • The importance of being adaptable and innovative as a quarterback

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