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Leadership Character Trait #7: Personal Courage

By Dave Kahle In a previous post, I wrote that qualities of character in the CEO were a more important indicator of business success than the business model. In this following series of posts, I’m going to share those qualities that I believe mark a great business leader. Leadership Character Trait #7: Personal Courage In this series, […]

Leadership Character Trait #5: Rock-solid Integrity

By Dave Kahle In a previous post, I wrote that qualities of character in the CEO were a more important indicator of business success than the business model. In this following series of posts, I’m going to share those qualities that I believe mark a great business leader. Leadership Character Trait #5: Rock-solid Integrity In my […]

Leadership Character Trait #4: An Unwavering Self-control

By Dave Kahle In a previous post, I wrote that qualities of character in the CEO were a more important indicator of business success than the business model. In this following series of posts, I’m going to share those qualities that I believe mark a great business leader. Leadership Character Trait #4: An Unwavering Self-control Previously, […]

Leadership Character Trait #3: A Continuous Quest for More

By Dave Kahle In a previous post, I wrote that qualities of character in the CEO were a more important indicator of business success than the business model. In this following series of posts, I’m going to share those qualities that I believe mark a great business leader. Leadership Character Trait #3: A Continuous Quest for […]

Leadership Character Trait #1: An Unshakable Work Ethic

By Dave Kahle In a previous post, I wrote that qualities of character in the CEO were a more important indicator of business success than the business model. In this, and the next few posts, I’m going to share those qualities that I believe mark a great business leader. Leadership Character Trait #1: An Unshakable […]

Lessons from Leadership: Interview with a Coffee Chain Owner

by Chris Cloud The following interview is the fourth of a series of four interviews with missional business owners on the lessons they’ve learned about leadership.   Pete has established a chain of cafes and a hospitality training business in Asia. His business employs over 120 people and has trained staff for 50 other businesses. 1. What […]

Lessons from Leadership: Interview with a Manufacturing Founder

by Chris Cloud The following interview is the third of a series of four interviews with missional business owners on the lessons they’ve learned about leadership.   Jim co-founded a manufacturing company in South Asia focused on creating jobs for the marginalised and exploited. 1. What is your philosophy of leadership? Know the principles you believe in and […]