Lessons from the Military

Could that knock-down, drag-out corporate competition use a boost from some combat planning experts? What war metaphors and military mentors can teach you about the battle of business.


Summaries

How U.S. Navy SEALs Lead and Win

Jocko Willink and Leif Babin

St. Martin’s Griffin, 2015

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A True Story of Turning Followers into Leaders

L. David Marquet

Portfolio, 2013

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Sun Tzu and Ralph D. Sawyer

Basic Books, 2005

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Management Techniques from the Best Damn Ship in the Navy

Captain D. Michael Abrashoff

Warner Books, 2002

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The Modern Chinese Interpretation

Tao Hanzhang

Sterling Publishing, 2007

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How Leaders Close the Gaps Between Plans, Actions and Results

Stephen Bungay

Nicholas Brealey Publishing, 2011

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Simon Sinek

CreativeMornings, 2012

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The Ten Killer Strategies of the World’s Most Successful Businesses

Gary Shapiro

William Morrow, 2013

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Strategic Lessons for Corporate Warfare

Alan Axelrod

Prentice Hall Press, 2001

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How Leaders Build a Team of Teams

Chris Fussell

Portfolio, 2017

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