This course will help you discover what true leadership is, grow in the virtues of wisdom, courage, self-mastery and justice, avoiding the pitfall of rules-based ethics.
Why Our World Needs Leaders With Virtue
How did Alex Havard come to Virtuous Leadership
How to Identify A Leader
What Is Virtuous Leadership All About?
Virtue Ethics vs. Rules-Based Ethics
Courage, Self-mastery, Justice
On Righteous Wrath
Joan of Arc as a Virtuous Leader
Q&A on Leadership
Virtuous Leadership in a Christian Context
Virtue Ethics and Rule-Based Ethics
Why do leaders need virtues?
What is the essence (specificity) of leadership? Why?
Why is leadership a life ideal?
What are the foundations of leadership? Why?
What is “fundamental humility”? What is its function?
“Leaders are trained, not born”. Why?
What is the difference between Potestas and Auctoritas? What is the meaning of each of these notions in leadership?
What is the role of the intellect, the will and the heart in the life of a leader?
Maturity in judgments, emotions, and behavior. What does this mean in practice?
Leaders reject a utilitarian approach to virtue. What does this mean?
What is the difference between virtue ethics and rules-based ethics? Why the former is more relevant?
What is the relation between the human virtues and the specifically Christian virtues of faith, hope and charity? What does the practice of the Christian virtues add to leadership?
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