Monday, September 18, 2006
The Navy is putting its admirals through basic training - in business school, that is.
About two dozen Navy admirals are taking courses at Babson College, in an attempt to provide the next generation of naval leaders with management and entrepreneurial skills.
"This is about squeezing more toothpaste out of the toothpaste tube," Navy Vice Admiral Lewis W. Crenshaw Jr. told the Globe today. "There are a lot of parallels with the Navy."