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It's your ship : management techniques from the best damn ship in the navy / Captain D. Michael Abrashoff.

By: Abrashoff, D. Michael.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York, NY : Warner Books, c2002Description: 212 p. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 0446529117; 9780446529112.Subject(s): Leadership -- United States | Command of troops | United States. Navy -- Management | United States. Navy -- Personnel management | Abrashoff, D. Michael | United States. Navy -- Officers -- Biography | Ship captains -- United States -- Biography | Benfold (Destroyer)DDC classification: 658.4/092 LOC classification: VB203 | .A64 2002
Contents:
Take command -- Lead by example -- Listen aggressively -- Communicate purpose and meaning -- Create a climate of trust -- Look for results, not salutes -- Take calculated risks -- Go beyond standard procedure -- Build up your people -- Generate unity -- Improve your people's quality of life -- Life after Benfold -- Epilogue : beyond Benfold.
Summary: The former commander of the U.S.S. Benfold describes the management principles that he used to command one of the U.S. Navy's most modern warships and explains how these principles can be used in a business environment.
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Take command -- Lead by example -- Listen aggressively -- Communicate purpose and meaning -- Create a climate of trust -- Look for results, not salutes -- Take calculated risks -- Go beyond standard procedure -- Build up your people -- Generate unity -- Improve your people's quality of life -- Life after Benfold -- Epilogue : beyond Benfold.

The former commander of the U.S.S. Benfold describes the management principles that he used to command one of the U.S. Navy's most modern warships and explains how these principles can be used in a business environment.

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Captain D. Michael Abrashoff is a graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, MD, and was a military assistant to the former secretary of defense, the Honorable Dr. William J. Perry. Abrashoff left the Navy in 2001 and became the founder and CEO of Grassroots Leadership, Inc., in Boston

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