By Claire L. Felbinger,Wendy A Haynes
By Robert J. Walker
From a regular American youth raised on a farm, Bob’s personality was once instilled via his mom and dad. He performed quarterback in highschool and gained a national talking contest that helped him and others notice he was once destined to lead.
After becoming a member of the military at 19, Walker rocketed throughout the enlisted ranks to accomplish leader in exactly 8 years. His was once the military of spit and varnish, chain of command, and an absolute commitment to caliber and performance.
In this ebook, Walker lays out the foundations that led him to head toe to toe with all who threatened his military. examine the braveness it took to talk the reality and insist adjustments to a procedure that had misplaced the polish of the earlier. discover why his kinfolk controlled to like him and think in him regardless of the separation and calls for he put on them.
Filled with ordinary no-bull Walker language and humor, 3 Stars is certain to develop into a vintage advisor for enlisted who are looking to upward push quick and make a distinction. This booklet describes how Walker did it, and why such a lot of Sailors have such admire for the fellow who introduced admire again to the military, the fellow who enjoyed them past cause, and who turned a dwelling legend within the usa Navy.
“Master leader Petty Officer of the army, Robert J. Walker committed his existence to construction coalitions, making an attempt new rules and dealing tirelessly for an establishment that he loves, the U.S. army. 3 Stars and a Crow tells the tale of a good Virginian who led to confident adjustments in the usa military by means of doing what's correct. MCPON Walker, thanks to your lifetime of public carrier to this state, that is good documented during this book.”
The Honorable Robert F. McDonnell, Governor of Virginia
“It has been an honor and privilege to get to grasp grasp leader Walker and I’m very proud to name him my pal. He has served his army and his country with amazing commitment and serves because the shining instance for all our leader Petty officials to follow.”
Admiral J.C. Harvey, Jr., USN
“MCPON Bob Walker used to be not just my MCPON while I made leader, he was once a mentor, pal and exalted consultant whilst I served because the seventh MCPON.”
Retired MCPON Duane Bushey, USN (1988 - 1992)
“Many have been “passing the greenback” and blaming “Z grams” for “usurping their authority” and usually now not taking possession of non-public shortcomings and failings. alongside got here Bob Walker, a troublesome nosed, pragmatic, no nonsense, get it performed form of chief. He used to be precisely what the military wanted and he gave the task a a hundred% effort.”
Retired MCPON John Hagan, USN (Mar ninety two - Mar 98)
Known for top criteria and a powerful will, Bob Walker to me used to be additionally probably the most revered, ahead leaning and visionary MCPON’s that ever served the military. Bob had a profound impression on my profession, not just was once he was once the MCPON whilst I joined the army, he develop into a relied on mentor to me within the years top as much as and through my time period within the workplace. I’m proud to assert that Bob is my buddy, my mentor and for me, one helluva position model.
Retired MCPON Terry Scott USN (2002 – 2006)
By Dale Banham
Endorsed for Edexcel
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By Craig A. Doherty,Katherine M. Doherty
By Barbara A. Hanawalt
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