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

A True Story of Turning Followers into Leaders

L. David Marquet

Portfolio, 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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How U.S. Navy SEALs Lead and Win

Jocko Willink and Leif Babin

St. Martin’s Griffin, 2015

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The Modern Chinese Interpretation

Tao Hanzhang

Sterling Publishing, 2007

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Sun Tzu and Ralph D. Sawyer

Basic Books, 2005

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A Memoir

Stanley McChrystal

Portfolio, 2014

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

Gary Shapiro

William Morrow, 2013

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Simon Sinek

CreativeMornings, 2012

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