Lead On: A Practical Guide to Leadership [NOOK Book]


The author draws on his years of experience with the nuclear-powered submarine fleet of the U.S. Navy to discuss leadership principles that can be applied to entrepreneurial organizations.
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Lead On: A Practical Guide to Leadership

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The author draws on his years of experience with the nuclear-powered submarine fleet of the U.S. Navy to discuss leadership principles that can be applied to entrepreneurial organizations.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780307537027
  • Publisher: Random House Publishing Group
  • Publication date: 1/16/2009
  • Sold by: Random House
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 224
  • File size: 2 MB

Table of Contents

Preface ix
Chapter 1 Patience 1
Chapter 2 Fear 11
Chapter 3 Winning 19
Chapter 4 Nope 27
Chapter 5 Growing 41
Chapter 6 Patterns 47
Chapter 7 Change 55
Chapter 8 Admission 69
Chapter 9 Assignments 75
Chapter 10 Limits 85
Chapter 11 One-Two 99
Chapter 12 Up Or 105
Chapter 13 Egregious 113
Chapter 14 Voting 127
Chapter 15 Walking 135
Chapter 16 Integrity 147
Chapter 17 Location 161
Chapter 18 Communicating 169
Chapter 19 Bullets 179
Chapter 20 Opportunities 189
Chapter 21 Bronze 199
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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 31, 2001

    Bought two more copies to give to my management team

    Fast and easy to read. To the point with good examples and end of chapter reviews. I read it on a Fresno to Dallas flight. I own and run three companies; we don't die when we err, but that's no excuse not to demand excellence.

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