TITLE

Profiles in Humility

AUTHOR(S)
Lencioni, Patrick
PUB. DATE
April 2006
SOURCE
Leadership Excellence Essentials;Apr2006, Vol. 23 Issue 4, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Offers information on organizations with sense of humility. Characteristics of humble leaders; Description of humility at Wal-Mart in Bentonville, Arkansas; Appreciation for humility at the United States Military Academy at West Point; Humility at the De La Salle High School, an all-male Christian Brothers institution.
ACCESSION #
20553159

 

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