Saltwater Leadership: A Primer on Leadership for the Junior Sea-Service Officer

Saltwater Leadership: A Primer on Leadership for the Junior Sea-Service Officer

By: Robert O. Wray Jr. (author)Paperback

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Designed for busy junior officers in the U.S. Navy, Coast Guard, and Merchant Marine, this primer teaches the basics of leadership in five sequential steps. It begins with a useful overview of major leadership studies, followed by an informative summary of the wisdom of 380 senior sea-going officers regarding those leadership attributes required of the junior officer. One chapter includes sea stories from officers of varied backgrounds, each offering a leadership lesson that was learned the hard way. Along with this sage advice from experienced sea-service officers, the book offers a final chapter that helps readers build personalised plans to improve their own leadership skills. Such a practical guide is certain to turn young officers into successful leaders.

About Author

RADM Robert O. Wray Jr., USN, a 1979 Naval Academy graduate, served as a nuclear engineer on surface ships and later enjoyed a varied civilian career. Currently, he is president of the Navy's Board of Inspection and Survey.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781612512129
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 192
  • ID: 9781612512129
  • ISBN10: 1612512127

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