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Turn the Ship Around! A True Story of Turning Followers into Leaders

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ISBN-10: 1591846404

ISBN-13: 9781591846406

Edition: 2013

Authors: L. David Marquet, Stephen R. Covey

List price: $31.00
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A new model for leadership, by a former Navy captain who transformed his submarine Imagine a workplace where everyone is totally engaged and contributing their full intellectual capacity; where people are healthier and happier because they have more control over their work. That’s what David Marquet achieved as captain of the USS Santa Fe, a nuclear submarine dogged by poor morale, poor performance, and the worst retention rate in the fleet. He took his ship from worst to first in its class by challenging the Navy’s traditional leader-follower approach. Instead he implemented a new framework he calls “leader-leader,” resisting his impulse to take control to create something vastly more…    
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Book details

List price: $31.00
Copyright year: 2013
Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date: 5/16/2013
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 272
Size: 6.00" wide x 8.75" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.078
Language: English

Cast of Characters
Starting Over
Business as Usual
Change of Course
Call to Action
"What ever They Tell Me to Do!"
"I Relieve You!"
Change, in a Word
"Welcome Aboard Santa Fe!"
Under Way on Nuclear Power
"I Intend To…"
Up Scope!
Who's Responsible?
"A New Ship"
"We Have a Problem"
"Mistakes Just Happen!"
"We Learn"
Under Way for San Diego
All Present and Accounted For
Final Preparations
Under Way for Deployment
A Remembrance of War
Leadership at Every Level
A Dangerous Passage
Looking Ahead
Combat Effectiveness
A New Method of Resupplying
Afterword: Where Are They Now?
Glossary: Technical Terms, Slang, and Military Jargon