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A Comedy Self-help Podcast to Make Life Suck Less!

And you get a ship! And YOU get a ship!

Jan 24, 2020

This week, we're reviewing the Businessweek, Wall Street Journal, and New York Times business bestseller It’s Your Ship: Management Techniques from the Best Damn Ship in the Navy by Captain D. Michael Abrashoff, former commander, USS Benfold.

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. 

We cover each of the chapters in this It's Your Ship Book Review, including:

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

If you like what you're hearing, you can purchase the book here.

You can also visit the author's website here.

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May your ship captain-ing be ABUNDANT!

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