It's Your Ship: Lessons in Leadership

Title: It’s Your Ship: Lessons in Leadership

Date: 2007-04-11

Speaker: William Perry (Former Sec. of Defense)

Link: Entrepreneurial Thought Leaders


If you think of all decisions in the terms of “It’s your ship” then you’ll make the right decision.


Manage by walking around.

Treat employees as stakeholders.

Liability of leadership is when you are a leader in one field you can’t take advantage of a new field.

Take care of your troops and they will take care of you.

It is not only your ship. It is your planet.