It Is The Critic That Counts…Wait, What?

It Is The Critic That Counts…Wait, What? Actually I really like the quote from President Theodore Roosevelt about “The Man in the Arena.” I like it so much I included it in my change of command speech when I was leaving USS KEY WEST (SSN 722). I wanted my crew to know...

Inconceivable Leadership

Inconceivable Leadership   “Delegation” – You keep using that word. I do not think it means what you think it means. Early in my Naval Officer career, we would be told we needed to learn how to delegate if we wanted to be effective leaders. I see that advice...

Up Scope – The Look Around

Up Scope – The Look Around Managing Risk is certainly something all leaders at all levels must learn how to master. You can create probability versus outcome matrices, Key Performance Indicators, stop light charts, risk registers, Monte Carlo probability analyses,...