Leadership Lessons of the Navy SEALs
Balance, Drive, Leadership – Meditation
If you don’t think the Navy SEALs have much to do with meditation, think again. From box meditation to maintaining their calm focus under extreme conditions, they meditate to perform like no-one else.
Written in 2003, Leadership Lessons of the Navy SEALs remains ahead of its time. With a no-nonsense approach to creating strong, balanced teams that work together, Leadership Lessons of the Navy SEALS is an effective part of any professional training, by bringing a professionals point of view to what Zen training is all about.
Executives and managers rely on this book to create strong, productive and supportive teams that are able to manage themselves and deliver results.
“The SEALs are without doubt one of the highest-performing organizations on the planet. The secret ingredient is that every SEAL is a leader/teacher, engaged in continuous, interactive teaching and learning. This book . . . is a must read for all leaders.”–Noel M. Tichy, Professor, University of Michigan Business School and author of The Cycle of Leadership
Written by Jeff Cannon and Navy SEAL Commander Jon Cannon, Leadership Lessons of the Navy SEALs gives you a practical guide to boosting morale and increasing your own team’s effectiveness. This is not a military book built on exploits. It is a business book that will give you hands-on, field-tested advice from decades of experience in business and combat situations.
This straight-talking handbook shows how the leadership and team-building techniques of the elite, no-nonsense Navy SEALs can help you forge a powerful, goal-driven workforce. One that is prepared to take on–and triumph over–every challenge.
With Leadership Lessons of the Navy SEALs, you will learn how to:
- Create effective teams that work to overcome any obstacle
- Build flexible and dynamic organizations to reach your goals
- Develop loyal, supportive teams that work together
- Remove bureaucracy from your chains of command
- Plan and prepare for crises situations in business
Enlist the Leadership Lessons of the Navy SEALs to transform your workplace from a group of disconnected individuals into a confident, cooperative, goal-driven team that produces results.