Some of our greatest leaders have risen through the ranks of the United States military, and General Jim Mattis is sure to make the history books.
Through this candid memoir, Mattis shares lessons gleaned leading troops on the battlefield, as well as maneuvering political life. He offers his perspective on direct, executive and strategic leadership.
While Mattis discusses some of the grim realities of war, his stories illustrate the importance of clearly identifying the mission and strategically planning execution. He shares a lifelong journey of studying, taking action, accomplishing the mission and evaluating results in a relevant cycle of self-improvement.