As part of Global Ivey Day, Professor Gerard Seijts led an Ivey Idea Forum in Calgary called Developing Leadership Character where high-profile leaders shared how they developed character and how it helped them through challenges.
With just one more day remaining as an MBA student, Kathryn Tang reflects on the last year and her experience in the program. She discusses her personal growth, the Value Investing course, and the importance of leadership and teamwork.
The story of how Andy Fastow went from being awarded CFO of the Year to committing the greatest fraud in corporate American history for the same business transactions serves as an important lesson in ethics for students.
Character is a critical element of leadership, but it does not get the attention afforded to competency. Research by Ivey Professors Mary Crossan and Gerard Seijts is changing the nature of the conversation about good leadership by elevating the value of a leader’s character.