1. Be technically and tactically proficient.

2. Know yourself and seek self-improvement.

3. Know your people and look out for their welfare.

4. Keep your people informed.

5. Set the example.

6. Insure that the task is understood, supervised and accomplished.

7. Train your people as a team.

8. Make sound and timely decisions.

9. Develop a sense of responsibility among subordinates.

10. Employ your command in accordance with its capabilities.

11. Seek responsibility and take responsibility for your actions.