• David And Solomon Relapses Into Paganism
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    David and Solomon King David proved to be a wise and effective leader for Israel. However, it can be said that his son, Solomon, made several mistakes during his reign. Many of his problems originated from his Temple, a structure that was conceptualized by his father to be a deterrent against the paganism, which infested the land. Yet, it seemed as if several of Solomon's policies actually encouraged paganism rather than deter it. King David, a member of the tribe of Judah was chosen by God to ...
  • Leadership West Point
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    When discussing any triumphant or flourishing organization or institution, the main attribute which will always surface when examining the true fabric of what allows a particular organization or institution to excel, will always be leadership. Leadership is portrayed at its pinnacle in William Bratton's Turnaround, Rudolph Giuliani's book Leadership, Oren Harari's book The Leadership Secrets of Colin Powell, and David Lipsky's book Absolutely American: Four Years at West Point. In each of these ...
  • The Nine Behaviors Of Leadership
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    Webster's Dictionary defines leadership as the position or guidance of a person or thing that leads, directing, commanding, or guiding head, as of a group or activity. However Leadership has not one single definition, but many. Leadership is often an intangible factor that makes one group more effective than another. It exists at different levels within organizations and should be woven throughout the entire organization. Different organizations use different ways in effectively teaching or mold...
  • Animal Farm Napoleon Effective Economy
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    According to Stephen Covey an 'Effective leader is one who is putting first things first. Effective management is discipline, carrying it out." In addition, according to the Merriam-Webster Dictionary, effective means "producing positive effects", and a leader is "one who heads an organization." In Animal Farm, by George Orwell, Napoleon is the character who portrays these traits along with the trait of practicing utilitarianism. Therefore, Napoleon is an effective leader who increases the econo...
  • Integrity Effective Leader
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    Definition of Integrity. Since this paper deals with the idea of integrity in leadership, it is useful to start this paper defining integrity. Webster's dictionary defines integrity as 'uncompromising adherence to a code of moral, artistic or other values; utter sincerity, honesty and candor, avoidance of deception, expediency, or shallowness of any kind' Let us exam this definition a bit deeper. The first part of the definition talks of uncompromising adherence. This means that one would always...
  • Effective Leader Leadership Ernsberger Section
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    Leadership: It is not for the Faint of Heart This article is actually a speech that was given by Mark Ernsberger who is also President and CEO of Farr Associates. This organization is a "leadership and organizational consulting firm." His speech was articulate, easy to follow, and well organized. In his speech, Ernsberger describes the qualities and skills he believes are essential to becoming an effective leader. The speech is somewhat of an outline and broken into three main categories of lead...
  • Jack And Ralph Leadership
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    In the novel, Lord of the Flies, William Golding's characters experience a variety of personal developments. The story develops around a group of British schoolboys that become stranded on an inhabited island when their plane crashed. The story depicts the boys's trug gle to survive without any adult supervision. As the story develops, the boys crave for guidance and more importantly a leader. Dictionary. com defines a leader as, "one that leads or guides... one who is in charge or in command o...