Leadership Styles

Grassroots Leadership Principles â€" a Review of It’s Your Ship

Terence R Traut asked: At the age of 36, Michael Abrashoff was selected to become Commander of the USS Benfold — at the time, the most junior commanding officer in the Pacific Fleet. The immediate challenges that faced him were staggering: Exceptionally low morale with unacceptably high turnover. Few thought that this ship could improve. […]

Leadership Mistakes

Leadership Ethics

Pierre Du Plessis asked: Here are a few things to ponder on about leadership ethics and our own individual position with regard to these principles: 1. General Douglas MacArthur’s Leadership Principles: MacArthur developed a list of questions to guide him in his leadership duties. These principles can be applied to any leadership situation. 1. Do […]