Its Your Ship 2

📒It S Your Ship ✍ D. Michael Abrashoff

✏Book Title : It s Your Ship
✏Author : D. Michael Abrashoff
✏Publisher : Hachette UK
✏Release Date : 2007-10-15
✏Pages : 300
✏ISBN : 9780446535533
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏It s Your Ship Book Summary : The legendary tale of top-down change for anyone trying to navigate today's uncertain business seas. When Captain Abrashoff took over as commander of USS Benfold, it was like a business that had all the latest technology but only some of the productivity. Knowing that responsibility for improving performance rested with him, he realized he had to improve his own leadership skills before he could improve his ship. Within months, he created a crew of confident and inspired problem-solvers eager to take the initiative and responsibility for their actions. The slogan on board became "It's your ship," and Benfold was soon recognized far and wide as a model of naval efficiency. How did Abrashoff do it? Against the backdrop of today's United States Navy, Abrashoff shares his secrets of successful management including: See the ship through the eyes of the crew: By soliciting a sailor's suggestions, Abrashoff drastically reduced tedious chores that provided little additional value. Communicate, communicate, communicate: The more Abrashoff communicated the plan, the better the crew's performance. His crew eventually started calling him "Megaphone Mike," since they heard from him so often. Create discipline by focusing on purpose: Discipline skyrocketed when Abrashoff's crew believed that what they were doing was important. Listen aggressively: After learning that many sailors wanted to use the GI Bill, Abrashoff brought a test official aboard the ship-and held the SATs forty miles off the Iraqi coast. From achieving amazing cost savings to winning the highest gunnery score in the Pacific Fleet, Captain Abrashoff's extraordinary campaign sent shock waves through the U.S. Navy. It can help you change the course of your ship, no matter where your business battles are fought.

✏Book Title : Don t Wait For Your Ship to Come In Swim Out to Meet It
✏Author : Gary Wood
✏Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
✏Release Date : 2008-04-15
✏Pages : 344
✏ISBN : 1841127469
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Don t Wait For Your Ship to Come In Swim Out to Meet It Book Summary : For those battle-scarred veterans of self-help books, psychologist Dr Gary Wood has answers that actually work. He argues that for real changes in the life of real people we need real psychology. In Don't Wait for Your Ship to Come In, Swim Out to Meet It, he presents an end to 'yo-yo self helping. This is a complete step-by-step program for personal development, based on the life-coaching techniques and evidence-based psychology that have made him immensely popular on British radio, TV and magazines. Written in his trademark, fun, conversational Dr Wood offers a wealth of tools and techniques for positive lasting change illustrated with exercises, quizzes and anecdotes. It covers everything from relaxation, to self-talk, to creative visualization, to goal setting. It also contains tools for enhancing anyone's creative capacity for change and overcoming self-sabotage. Throughout, the book focuses on personal strengths and solutions and contains tools for conducting a complete life review. Dr Gary Wood offers the challenge 'It's your life so take it personally'. This comprehensive, practical guide is a must for anyone who is truly serious about personal growth, empowerment and change.

✏Book Title : Girl from the Stars Book 2
✏Author : Cheree Alsop
✏Publisher : Cheree Alsop
✏Release Date : 2015-12-31
✏Pages : 318
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Girl from the Stars Book 2 Book Summary : Liora Day’s fate entwined with the crew the day she joined the SS Kratos. Fleeing the Coalition in their attempt to destroy the Omne Occasus before it falls into the wrong hands, the captain and crew band together to save not only their ship, but the fate of the Macrocosm against those who would use the machine for harm. Liora’s heart is caught by Tariq, the damaged, brooding medical officer, but his past is entwined with hers in a way that makes a relationship nearly impossible. Despite their acceptance, Liora’s presence endangers the ship, the crew, and everyone she meets. She must confront both the demons of her youth and the dangers of running from the Coalition in her fight to save not only the galaxy, but also what is left of her heart.

✏Book Title : Boston Harbor Navigation Improvement and Berth Dredging Project
✏Author :
✏Publisher :
✏Release Date : 1995
✏Pages : 6
✏ISBN : NWU:35556031008253
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Boston Harbor Navigation Improvement and Berth Dredging Project Book Summary :

📒Get Your Ship Together ✍ D. Michael Abrashoff

✏Book Title : Get Your Ship Together
✏Author : D. Michael Abrashoff
✏Publisher : Penguin
✏Release Date : 2004-12-29
✏Pages : 224
✏ISBN : 9781101216231
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Get Your Ship Together Book Summary : Former U.S. Navy Commander Michael Abrashoff attracted worldwide media attention for his success in turning around a struggling ship, the USS Benfold—the subject of his acclaimed bestseller, It’s Your Ship. Since then, he’s been a fixture on the business lecture circuit, spreading an empowering message that any organization can be turned around with compassionate but firm leadership. Abrashoff never claimed to have all the answers. He also knew that there were plenty of other creative leaders in the navy, army, air force, marine corps, and even the coast guard who could teach businesspeople how to motivate, inspire, and get great results under pressure. So he asked around, found some fascinating people in every branch of the U.S. military and the business world, and interviewed them about leadership and teambuilding. The result is Get Your Ship Together—a book that will be just as valuable as It’s Your Ship. For example, Abrashoff introduces us to a working-class enlisted man who rose rapidly in the navy for his creative leadership under fire; an army platoon leader who fought in Afghanistan; the first woman to fly an Apache helicopter in combat; a former commander of the air force’s elite Blue Angels; and many other unsung heroes. Abrashoff distills their stories into fresh lessons that can be applied in the business world, such as: Make a contract with your people and honor it Develop your subordinates better so you can buy back a little quality of life Conduct the battle on your terms, not those of your adversary

📒The New Practical Navigator ✍ John Hamilton Moore

✏Book Title : The New Practical Navigator
✏Author : John Hamilton Moore
✏Publisher :
✏Release Date : 1814
✏Pages : 336
✏ISBN : PSU:000057578316
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The New Practical Navigator Book Summary :

✏Book Title : The Human Division 2 Walk the Plank
✏Author : John Scalzi
✏Publisher : Tor Books
✏Release Date : 2013-01-22
✏Pages : 32
✏ISBN : 9781466830523
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Human Division 2 Walk the Plank Book Summary : The second episode of The Human Division, John Scalzi's new thirteen-episode novel in the world of his bestselling Old Man's War. Beginning on January 15, 2013, a new episode of The Human Division will appear in e-book form every Tuesday. Wildcat colonies are illegal, unauthorized and secret—so when an injured stranger shows up at the wildcat colony New Seattle, the colony leaders are understandably suspicious of who he is and what he represents. His story of how he's come to their colony is shocking, surprising, and might have bigger consequences than anyone could have expected. At the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software (DRM) applied.

📒The 360 Degree Leader ✍ John C. Maxwell

✏Book Title : The 360 Degree Leader
✏Author : John C. Maxwell
✏Publisher : Thomas Nelson
✏Release Date : 2011-10-17
✏Pages : 368
✏ISBN : 9781400203628
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The 360 Degree Leader Book Summary : Don’t wait for that promotion! Start leading NOW…right where you are! What’s the number one question leadership expert John C. Maxwell is asked while conducting his leadership conferences? “How can I implement what you teach when I’m not the top leader?”. Is it possible to lead well when you’re not the top dog? How about if the person you work for is a bad leader? The answer is a resounding yes! Welcome to The 360° Leader. People who desire to lead from the middle of organizations face unique challenges. And they are often held back by myths that prevent them from developing their influence. Dr. Maxwell, one of the globe’s most trusted leadership mentors, debunks the myths, shows you how to overcome the challenges, and teaches you the skills you need to become a 360° leader. If you have found yourself trying to lead from the middle of the organization, as the vast majority of professionals do, then you need Maxwell’s insights. You have a unique opportunity to exercise influence in all directions—up (to the boss), across (among your peers), and down (to those you lead). The good news is that your influence is greater than you know. Practice the disciplines of 360° leadership and the opportunities will be endless . . . for your organization, for your career, and for your life.

✏Book Title : A General Dictionary of Commerce Trade and Manufactures
✏Author : Thomas Mortimer
✏Publisher :
✏Release Date : 1810
✏Pages : 1220
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏A General Dictionary of Commerce Trade and Manufactures Book Summary :

📒Dive 2 The Deep ✍ Gordon Korman

✏Book Title : Dive 2 The Deep
✏Author : Gordon Korman
✏Publisher : Scholastic Inc.
✏Release Date : 2013-05-28
✏Pages : 160
✏ISBN : 9780545628129
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Dive 2 The Deep Book Summary : The adventure runs deep in this second action-packed installment of Gordon Korman's sunken treasure trilogy.