Category Archives: Book Review

Robert Gates’ Book and Senior Leadership (Part 3)

By | February 1, 2014

[February 01, 2014] Part 3: The White House.  Robert Gates, in his new book, discusses senior leadership issues under both Presidents Bush and Obama.  While he praises and criticizes both, it is the President Obama White House that shows the most flaws in following the requirements of senior leaders.  In Part 1 (link here), Gates discussed the U.S.… Read More »

Robert Gates’ Book and Senior Leadership (Part 1)

By | January 28, 2014

[January 28, 2014] Robert Gates, past U.S. Secretary of Defense for both Presidents Bush and Obama, has written a tell all book that directly and significantly addresses senior leadership, both civilian and military, at its highest levels in Washington D.C.  For that reason and that this blog focuses on the same subject, I will devote a three-part blog… Read More »