Leadership Lessons from Confucius, the 9Ps and Confucian Pillars of Self-Discipline

Business Journal for Entrepreneurs, Volume 2012, Issue 1, pp. 1-15, 2012

15 Pages Posted: 15 Apr 2012 Last revised: 22 Apr 2012

See all articles by K C P Low

K C P Low

Kazakh Leading Academy of Architecture and Civil Engineering/ Kazakh American University (International Educational Corporation); University of the South Pacific; University of South Australia

Date Written: March 22, 2012

Abstract

In this paper, by speaking to several Confucian respondents in the three Asian countries of Brunei, Malaysia and Singapore, the practitioner-academician examines self-discipline and the 9Ps, perceived through the Confucian visor. More specifically, the article offers self-discipline ways and pointers that bolster the various leadership qualities and character of a person, making the person a good leader.

Keywords: self-discipline, planning and organizing, personal mastery, principles or core values, practice, patience, person of character, being provided for, personal example, persistence and perseverance

Suggested Citation

Low, Kim Cheng Patrick, Leadership Lessons from Confucius, the 9Ps and Confucian Pillars of Self-Discipline (March 22, 2012). Business Journal for Entrepreneurs, Volume 2012, Issue 1, pp. 1-15, 2012. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2039810

Kim Cheng Patrick Low (Contact Author)

Kazakh Leading Academy of Architecture and Civil Engineering/ Kazakh American University (International Educational Corporation) ( email )

28, Ryskulbekov street
Almaty
Kazakhstan

University of the South Pacific ( email )

Laucala Campus
Suva
Fiji

University of South Australia

37-44 North Terrace, City West Campus
Adelaide, South Australia 5001
Australia

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