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Leadership lessons from Captain Kirk

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HRM CA | 17 Aug 2012, 09:00 AM Agree 0
Star Trek fans know Captain James Kirk’s extremely successful stint as captain of the Starship Enterprise was due to his leadership nous. But what, if anything, can more Earth-bound leaders learn from his style of command?
  • Blair @ LTI | 18 Aug 2012, 05:54 AM Agree 0
    I like the Captain Kirk analogy. You could add a few more attributes like acting the role, use of force only when necessary and so diplomacy first. I doubt many of today's HR professionals even saw this show. Sir Isaac Brock also displayed many of these attributes but in a true setting, with little resources and only his top notch leadership skills to depend on.
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