October 26, 2021

Episode 179 - Management VS Leadership in Cyber Major General (Retired) Brett T. Williams

by Hacker Valley Studio

Show Notes

Major General (Retired) Brett T. Williams is a co-founder of IronNet Cybersecurity. IronNet delivers the power of collective cybersecurity to defend companies, sectors and Nations. He served nearly 33 years in the U.S. Air Force and his last assignment was Director of Operations, U.S. Cyber Command. General Williams is a highly experienced fighter pilot with more than 100 combat missions in the F-15C. Join Chris, Ron and Brett for a jam-packed episode of leadership and purpose.


Key Takeaways:

03:05 Bio

05:48 Brett’s military origin story

07:33 Transitioning from fighter pilot to cybersecurity practitioner.

14:55 Understanding strengths through experience

20:10 Advancement through leadership

22:23 Being a leader - mission vision & resources 

25:44 What keeps driving you to be better?

31:20 Advice for aspiring and active leaders

35:14 Get in touch with Brett



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