TITLE

Become an extraordinary leader

AUTHOR(S)
Edinger, Scott
PUB. DATE
October 2011
SOURCE
Finweek;10/27/2011, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses how the leadership quality can be inculcated and preserved. It is mentioned that improving weaknesses is prerequisite to become a successful leader. One is advised to display greater honesty or integrity. It is stated that developing strengths requires a different approach than fixing weaknesses does.
ACCESSION #
69717851

 

Related Articles

  • What Goes Around Comes Around.  // New American (08856540);1/5/2009, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p33 

    The article reports on the act of honesty showed by Teodora Petrova at MERS Goodwill Store in Glen Carbon, Illinois. It mentions that she discovered the $7,500 cash while unpacking a box of donated shoes. It cites that she turned over the cash and reported the incident to her store manager and...

  • Larry Bossidy on Execution. Bossidy, Larry // Leadership Excellence Essentials;Jun2005, Vol. 22 Issue 6, p16 

    This article presents information regarding execution. Many leaders today suffer from selective hearing. The best leaders focus on executing their strategy. They integrate business systems of people, strategy, and operations. They get more people involved in identifying the vision and in the...

  • It all comes down to integrity.  // Finance Week;11/22/2004, Special section p10 

    The article suggests that when people experience one as being principled or having integrity, even if one is sometimes wrong, one wins their trust for sure. Experts believe that the foundation of trust in any industry is to deliver on promise. Trust is only won when one is open and honest--both...

  • "The Rabbit's Liver.". Stites, Harrison // Kentucky English Bulletin;Fall2012, Vol. 62 Issue 1, p40 

    A literary criticism of the short story "The Rabbit's Liver" is presented. The story teaches the value of honesty, cleverness and being hardworking. In the story, the rabbit lied to the Dragon King in order for him to escape certain death. It claims that a clever person is also dishonest and...

  • Credibility. Kouzes, James M.; Posner, Barry Z. // Leadership Excellence;Nov2007, Vol. 24 Issue 11, p7 

    The article discusses credibility among leaders. The authors say that leadership is a relationship between those who aspire to lead and those who choose to follow, and the persons leading should possess traits in order to make them effective. A survey conducted by the authors revealed that...

  • Spiritual values and practices related to leadership effectiveness. Reave, Laura // Leadership Quarterly;Oct2005, Vol. 16 Issue 5, p655 

    Abstract: This review of over 150 studies shows that there is a clear consistency between spiritual values and practices and effective leadership. Values that have long been considered spiritual ideals, such as integrity, honesty, and humility, have been demonstrated to have an effect on...

  • IMPACT OF MEETING PROCEDURES ON MEETING EFFECTIVENESS. Nixon, Carol T.; Littlepage, Glenn E. // Journal of Business & Psychology;Spring1992, Vol. 6 Issue 3, p361 

    This study examined the relationships between meeting procedures and perceived meeting effectiveness. Sixty-seven subjects from a variety of organizations completed a questionnaire containing 20 meeting procedure items. Meeting effectiveness was measured by two items, goal attainment and...

  • Keep your promises. Huling, Jim // Smart Business Philadelphia;Nov2008, Vol. 5 Issue 3, p6 

    The article discusses the importance of keeping ones promises. It suggests that keeping promises helps on building ones integrity and trusts with others. The author states that words should be accompanied with actions to make one self credible and believable. Moreover, he provides an advice that...

  • Why Integrity? Palmer, Parker J. // Personal Excellence Essentials;Sep2004, Vol. 9 Issue 9, p16 

    Relates an author's experience on the importance of self integrity. Concealment of true identities from other people; Experience of a divided life; Need for trustworthy relationships.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics