TITLE

Character Traits

AUTHOR(S)
Livingstone, Linda A.
PUB. DATE
July 2009
SOURCE
Leadership Excellence Essentials;Jul2009, Vol. 26 Issue 7, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on four character traits that help advance one's character and how business schools can influence the character development of business students. It emphasizes the need for business schools to encourage students to pursue vocation. It discusses how college teacher Charla Griffy Brown integrated the concepts of vocation and stewardship in the Information Ethics course. It explains how business teachers can enable the shift from a rules-based approach to thinking and decision-making to a virtues-based approach.
ACCESSION #
43156684

 

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