Be technically and tactically proficient.
Know yourself and seek self-improvement.
Know your Marines and look out for their welfare.
Keep your Marines informed.
Set the example.
Ensure that the task is understood, supervised, and accomplished.
Train your Marines as a team.
Make sound and timely decisions.
Develop a sense of responsibility among subordinates.
Employ your command in accordance with its capabilities.
Seek responsibility and take responsibility for your actions.