July 9, 2022
My notes from Turn the Ship Around! A True Story of Turning Followers into Leaders.
Early in the book, Marquet tells a story of having failed to empower officers under his command. The story of being unable to “empower” stuck with me. It reminded me of experiences, earlier in my career, of failing to empower people reporting into me. On empowerment, Marquet said “Empowerment is not how I want to be managed.