Commentary by Prof. B.: In my introductory course on leadership we discuss the importance and impact of ethical behavior in leaders. We look at Alexander Hill’s three aspects of ethics: right action, just action and acting in love. Hill bases these elements on a biblical and theological foundation. Simon Sinek, author and futurist, describes these same three aspects of ethics in his TEDx talk on what inspires action in followers.
Read and watch more at … https://www.ted.com/talks/simon_sinek_how_great_leaders_inspire_action and https://startwithwhy.com/
Download the rest of the chapter “Becoming a Leader After God’s Own Heart” by Bob Whitesel in The Church Leader’s MBA: What Business School Instructors Wish Pastors Knew About Management, eds. Mark Smith and David Wright here > Ethics_Whitesel_10.09.