Lessons in Leadership

48 Pages Posted: 10 Jan 2014

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Barbara Pfeffer Billauer

Institute of World Politics; International Program in Bioethics, U. of Porto; Foundation for Law and Science Centers, Inc.

Date Written: October 8, 2013


Leaders are both born and bred. How much is which -- has a good deal to do with the effectiveness of the leader and her or his suitability for the times in which the leader leads. Through an analysis of biblical leaders, leadership qualities are analyzed, archetypes delineated, and learnable skills best suited to four different personality types are proposed.

Keywords: leadership, born or bred, heredity or environment, education and environment, personality types, archetypes, leadership skills

JEL Classification: B10, B11, B31

Suggested Citation

Billauer, Barbara P., Lessons in Leadership (October 8, 2013). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2376436 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2376436

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