Business Law, Public Responsibility, and Ethics
In presenting our overview of character, we set out to challenge the increasingly prevalent (and narrow) self-interest perspectives of character considered as merely freefloating values and cults of personality. One can almost hear Theodore Roosevelt’s eloquent call for a renewal of more traditional views of character. Our take-away point is simple. As with the impending financial debacle, we find ourselves in a similar moral dilemma. The time is now to carefully consider the many benefits of character and character-based leadership
Wright, Thomas A. and Lauer, Tyler L., "What is character and why it really does matter" (2013). Business Faculty Publications. 2.