A Learning Model

Dave Kinnear1-On Leadership

Aware Then Unaware: Years ago, when I was studying martial arts, I became aware of a learning model. I’m pretty sure many, perhaps most, of you are also aware of that model. It goes like this: In the beginning, you aren’t aware of how difficult a task might be. In the Dojo, the Sensei makes things look easy. But then, …

Turn The Ship Around

Book Review: Turn The Ship Around! A true story of turning followers into leaders—by L. David Marquet

Dave Kinnear1-On Leadership, Book Reviews

(Updated 10/15/2013) For the last couple of years, I have been wracking my brain, trying to remember where I read the story of the submarine commander who managed to convert the “worst ship in the navy” into one of the best ships. I remembered that the information was an interview by the author of the book and that he was …