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L. David Marquet

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David Marquet imagines a world where everyone engages and contributes their full intellectual capacity, a place where people are healthier and happier because they have more control over their work–a place where everyone is a leader.

David is the author of Turn the Ship Around! A True Story of Turning Followers Into Leaders and companion workbook, Turn Your Ship Around! Fortune magazine called the book the “best how-to manual anywhere for managers on delegating, training, and driving flawless execution.”

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Leadership Nudge– LACK CLARITY? TAKE THE INITIATIVE

Have you ever found yourself in this situation? You’ve had the “I intend to” talk with the boss. The boss likes the direction you are going and says, “Let’s get it done!” You are excited, energized, motivated, and then you realize you might be lacking some of the clarity you need to get the job done.

Here are some things you can do. First,...

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"What a great book on leadership and trust. Having experienced the military and governmental machines, I have seen how top down leadership in terms of controlled decision making can demoralize new minds and ways, and kill a great team. This story i..." Read more of this review »
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Success and happiness: we have it backward.

Traditional thinking is that if we are successful, we’ll be happy. In our organizations, leaders think that once the company has some success their people will be happy and morale will improve.

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Scrum and XP from the Trenches by Henrik Kniberg
" My software friends are talking about Scrum, Agile, Pair Programming and I knew nothing about it. I have a friend who even suggested that Agile could ...more "
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Isn’t it all about getting people to think?

College costs since I graduated in 1981 have risen twice as fast as medical costs, three times as fast as family incomes and four times as fast as inflation. With average private school costs approaching $40
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Turn The Ship Around! by L. David Marquet
"An amazing book. I loved the ideas and practices that were discussed and the case studies that were given. I used these ideas throughout my job and institute the Leader-Leader model with my team members. My direct reports have started to read the..." Read more of this review »
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“If you want people to to think, give them intent, not instruction.”
L. David Marquet

“Leadership is communicating to people their worth and potential so clearly that they are inspired to see it in themselves.”
L. David Marquet, Turn the Ship Around!: A True Story of Turning Followers into Leaders

“One of the things that limits our learning is our belief that we already know something.”
L. David Marquet, Turn the Ship Around!: A True Story of Turning Followers into Leaders




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