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Main Title It's your ship : management techniques from the best damn ship in the navy /
Author Abrashoff, D. Michael.
Publisher Warner Books,
Year Published 2002
OCLC Number 49799480
ISBN 0446529117; 9780446529112
Subjects Leadership--United States ; Command of troops ; Ship captains--United States--Biography
Additional Subjects United States--Navy--Management ; United States--Navy--Personnel management ; Abrashoff, D Michael ; United States--Navy--Officers--Biography ; Benfold (Destroyer) ; Benfold (Ship)
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EKBM  VB203.A64 2002 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 06/25/2004
EMAM  VB203.A273 2002 Region 6 Library/Dallas,TX 06/18/2009
Collation 212 p. ; 24 cm.
Contents Notes
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.