Psychological Resilience: Skilling Ain't Got It

Lugo, Denise
April 2004
Investment Dealers' Digest;4/19/2004, Vol. 70 Issue 16, p44
Trade Publication
Stresses the importance of psychological resilience in dealing with job stress and work-related problems focusing on the case of Enron Corp. Chief Executive Jeffrey Skilling who was accused of insider trading. Allegations against Skilling of taking part in widespread schemes to mislead government regulators and investors about Enron's earnings; Mental health or psychological support for executives under investigation.


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