David is the former commander of the nuclear powered submarine USS Santa Fe and author of Turn the Ship Around!, which Fortune Magazine called the “best how-to manual anywhere for managers on delegating, training, and driving flawless execution.”
Leading doesn't only happen from the top down.
By David Marquet
Leaders should always have the phrase “What do you recommend?” at the ready.
Micromanagers don't inspire those around them. Instead, aim to push authority as far down in the hierarchy as possible.
The best way to get people to take ownership is to give them responsibility. To do that, master the "Ladder of Control."