Retired four-star general StanleyMcChrystal says strong leaders should build relationships with those above and below them in their organizations, own up to team mistakes, and learn how to motivate those over whom they have no formal authority.
27.02.2011 The revelations are perhaps more shocking than those that resulted in General StanleyMcChrystal?s dismissal last summer. His newest bombshell alleges that the U.S Army illegally engaged in ?psychological operations? [...] ...
25.02.2011 StanleyMcChrystal, because of space and logistical concerns, will now allow each individual base cmdr. to decide which restaurants to bring back. “Reopening the Pizza Hut here gives us a variety of foods to choose from. ...
09.09.2012 [Foreign Affairs] - The heart of the book is the story of how Hastings managed to get access to General StanleyMcChrystal, then the commander of U.S. forces in Afghanistan, and members of his inner circle in order to write a profile for Rolling Stone. Print · Email
07.09.2012 [New York Times] - The only senior official to forge decent relations with Karzai was StanleyMcChrystal, the four-star commander in Kabul, who resigned after his staff's scathing remarks about the White House became public. According to Chandrasekaran's sources
06.09.2012 [Camp Lejeune Globe] - When Gen. StanleyMcChrystal applied the label “bleeding ulcer” to a Helmand district in May 2010, he raised the international community's awareness of the difficulties involved in counterinsurgency operations in the province. The quote appeared last
06.09.2012 [Gatestone Institute] - The last General who spoke to journalists out of turn and out of the country was StanleyMcChrystal – and he lasted only as long as it took to arrive in the Oval Office. Your Commander in Chief appears to have used you to hammer another nail in the
Service in this business is tough and often dangerous. It extracts a price for participants, and that price can be high. It is tempting to protect yourself from the personal and professional cost of loss by limiting how much you commit, how much you believe and trust in people, and how deeply you care… If I had it to do over again, I’d do some things in my career differently, but not many. I believed in people and I still believe in them. I trusted and I still trust. I cared and I still care. I wouldn’t have had it any other way. - Retirement ceremony, Friday, 23 July 2010, as quoted in The New York Times.
10.09.2012 [New Times Broward-Palm Beach (blog)] - StanleyMcChrystal. Biggest thrill on the campaign trail so far? Obama joined the journos on the bus for a round of beers the other night. What's the O-man drink? Bud Lite. The Oppo: They're in little bunches like a strand of pearls in the median
08.09.2012 [The Jewish Press] - The last General who spoke to journalists out of turn and out of the country was StanleyMcChrystal – and he lasted only as long as it took to arrive in the Oval Office. Your Commander in Chief appears to have used you to hammer another nail in the
07.09.2012 [Algemeiner] - The last General who spoke to journalists out of turn and out of the country was StanleyMcChrystal – and he lasted only as long as it took to arrive in the Oval Office. Your Commander in Chief appears to have used you to hammer another nail in the
22.08.2012 [U.S. News & World Report (blog)] - StanleyMcChrystal, who was fired from the same job after allegedly making critical remarks about the president and other top administration officials to a Rolling Stone magazine reporter in 2010. [Photo Gallery: NASA's Curiosity Lands on Mars]. The
04.09.2012 [Fabius Maximus (blog)] - This article makes Generals StanleyMcChrystal and Petraeus, Major Nagl and Aussie (Dave Kilcullen) casualties of war. It was incomprehensible to American hawks and war mongers that we — a SuperPower! — lost Vietnam. So they use the classic loser's
30.08.2012 [Slate Magazine (blog)] - StanleyMcChrystal and Joe Lieberman. OK, now it gets good: Tim Tebow! The Daily Caller: "You might call it a Hail Mary. But immediately before the mystery speaker, the convention will feature Olympians lending their support to Romney. What if
07.09.2012 [British Forces News] - McChrystal cleared of wrongdoing · General StanleyMcChrystal cleared of wrongdoing. The former commander of NATO forces in Afghanistan General StanleyMcChrystal has been cleared of... Olly Mann looks at the latest gadgets · Olly Mann looks at the
13.08.2012 [Salon] - StanleyMcChrystal, allowing the anonymous officer to claim — falsely — that the quotes used by Hastings were off the record. Martinez did the same when he gave anonymity to a military officer to falsely attack a story by Jeremy Scahill exposing the
28.08.2012 [MountainRunner.us] - Their books includes case studies, conceptual and practical issues in strategic communication, and suggestions of what influence and perception might entail in future conflicts. Includes a foreword by US General (ret.) StanleyMcChrystal, an
31.08.2012 [The Voice of Russia] - Code Pink has compiled a long list of Bush era war criminals, available on their site which includes Donald Rumsfeld, Paul Wolfowitz, StanleyMcChrystal, George Bush, Condoleeza Rice, Karl Rove, John Bolton, Michael Chertoff, John Ashcroft, I. Lewis
12.08.2012 [Oregon Business News (press release)] - In a 2011 article for Newsweek, General StanleyMcChrystal wrote the following about the dangers of Americans' diminished concept of national service: The concept of national service is not new, nor is it outdated. When America needs it, national
The retired four-star U.S. Army general overhauled communications for troops in Afghanistan. Today, he's a speaker and educator who thinks business leaders have a lot to learn from military management styles.