Fast Company has assembled What Warfighters Can Teach Business Leaders, a collection of articles providing some lessons about military strategies and tactics that can be applied to business. For instance, the commander of a $1 billion warship discusses leadership:
There is no rocket science to leadership. Leadership is a collection of seemingly minor things that, taken as a whole, create a climate in which people feel honored and valued. When people feel as if they own their company, they want to do great things to help it and its leaders succeed.
Interesting advice from some (perhaps) unexpected sources.
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