TITLE

Speak Truth to Power

AUTHOR(S)
Kaufman, Barbara
PUB. DATE
June 2011
SOURCE
Leadership Excellence Essentials;Jun2011, Vol. 28 Issue 6, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article offers discussion on speaking truth to power. The author relates that the term speak truth to power started with a 1955 publication "Speak Truth to Power: A Quaker Search for an Alternative to Violence." It discloses that speaking truth to power is highly applicable to operations, and that not speaking truth to power has serious consequences. The six competencies that leaders and followers need to ensure that the use of candor is appropriate and effective are also discussed.
ACCESSION #
67065473

 

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