L. David Marquet: “Turn the Ship Around”|Talks at Google

David Marquet, retired United States Navy Captain and Expert on Leadership and Organizational Design, is the bestselling Author of Turn The Ship Around. David Marquet (MAR-KAY) was designated to command the nuclear powered submarine USS Santa Fe, then ranked last in retention and functional standing. He “turned his ship around” by dealing with the team as leaders, not fans, and providing control, not taking control. This advanced technique not just took the Santa Fe from “worst to very first” in the rankings, however likewise produced more subsequent leaders than other submarine. Stephen R. Covey called the Santa Fe “the most empowering company [he’d] ever seen” and discussed Captain Marquet’s management practices in his book, The 8th Habit.

Captain Marquet is the author of Turn the Ship Around! A True Story of Turning Followers Into Leaders. Fortune publication called it the # 1 must-read organisation book of the year, and USA Today noted it as one of the top 12 organisation books of perpetuity. David Marquet is here today to provide the effective message that in extremely efficient companies, management is not for the choose couple of at the top; he will inform you how he and the team of Santa Fe established a method to produce leaders at every level.

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