Wise Leaders

Tichy, Noel; Bennis, Warren
January 2008
Leadership Excellence Essentials;Jan2008, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p3
The article focuses on the concepts of character and courage, two qualities that are essential to exercising good judgment. Character is defined as the possession of values and parameters that will guide one's behavior. Courage is what it takes to go beyond knowing what is right and what is wrong, it is what it takes to do things that must be done. According to the article, good judgment requires having standards for living and acting on those.


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