The Resource Character in Action : the U.S. Coast Guard on Leadership

Character in Action : the U.S. Coast Guard on Leadership

Label
Character in Action : the U.S. Coast Guard on Leadership
Title
Character in Action
Title remainder
the U.S. Coast Guard on Leadership
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
How does the U.S. Coast Guard create, instill, and maintain leadership throughout a 40,000 member force spread across the United States? A former Commandant of the U.S. Coast Guard and a best-selling author combine their knowledge of the subject to offer a formula for success. Donald T. Phillips, who has written eight books on leadership, asserts that the Coast Guard is a superlative example of an organization with effective leadership, loaded with leaders at all levels. From a guardsman scraping barnacles off buoys in the Gulf of Mexico to the captain of a cutter in the Gulf of Alaska to the
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
  • 658.4/092
  • 658.4092
Index
no index present
LC call number
VG53 .P49 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
Character in Action : the U.S. Coast Guard on Leadership
Publication
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Prologue; Introduction; PART ONE: SET THE FOUNDATION; 1. Define the Culture and Live the Values; 2. Select the Best; 3. Promote Team over Self; 4. Instill a Commitment to Excellence; PART TWO: FOCUS ON PEOPLE; 5. Eliminate the Frozen Middle; 6. Cultivating Caring Relationships; 7. Build Strong Alliances; 8. Create an Effective Communication System; PART THREE: INSTILL A BIAS FOR ACTION; 9. Make Change the Norm; 10. Encourage Decisiveness; 11. Empower the Young; 12. Give the Field Priority; PART FOUR: ENSURE THE FUTURE; 13. Leverage Resources; 14. Sponsor Continual Learning
  • 15. Spotlight Excellence16. Honor HIstory and Tradition; Epilogue; Index; About the Authors
Control code
ocn862608741
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (201 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781612515472
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
f281164c-dd02-4db6-b288-2472f39d7946
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b29317654
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)862608741
  • pebcs1612515479

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