"On one of the nicest days in February, Dr. Sweeney welcomed newly admitted undergraduate students to the School of Business by stepping them through an ethical decision-making process using the Center's originally developed business ethics in action resources."
Dr. Patrick J. Sweeney,
Director, Center for
Leadership and Character
"Processing ethical dilemmas challenged us and brought a whole new understanding into our classroom and leadership experience."
Paul Okoyeh ('17), Ethics and Leadership Debate Team Member
Under this resource tab, leaders will find an array of tools, resources, and 360 assessments to support leader, leadership, and organizational development.
Under this resource tab, leaders can access a collection of Ethical Decision-Making In Action tools to assist in systematically thinking through an ethical dilemma to fully understand the complexities and create an action plan to resolve the issue.
Under this resource tab, leaders will learn everything they need to know to lead teams. Diagnostic tools help teams navigate through difficulties and capitalize on strengths. Through enhancing team development, leaders operate from higher forms of leadership while demonstrating character.
The Wake Forest Ethics and Leadership Debate Team competed at the national level in the Intercollegiate Ethics Bowl in Chicago, March 3rd and 4th, 2018. The event was sponsored by the Association for Practical and Professional Ethics and included 35 other teams chosen through regional ethics bowl competitions. Through the two day competition, the Wake … Continue reading Wake Forest Ethics and Leadership Debate Team at Nationals 2018
On February 22-23, 2018, Grace Colan, BEM ’19 attended the Air Force Academy National Character and Leadership Symposium in Denver, Colorado. This year’s main topic was “Ethics and Respect for Human Dignity” and speakers included the CEO of Boeing, a man who climbed Everest to the summit, a Holocost survivor who was nine years old … Continue reading Reflections from Air Force Academy National Character and Leadership Symposium Attendee Grace Colan
On Monday, February 26, 2018, the Center for Leadership and Character hosted a visit from Kevin Tanner, President, Chief Investment Officer, and Chief Financial Officer for Saratoga Research & Investment Management. While visiting with a class of 59 MSBA students, his message was for students to see themselves as leaders rather than as analysts. … Continue reading Kevin Tanner Shares Leadership Insights on Trust
Tyler Boucher, BEM major ’19 attended the 2018 Naval Academy Leadership Conference and returned with six key ingredients that make up a great leader. These insights he drew from many sessions with the conference presenters including Steve Reinemund, former CEO of Pepsico, and former dean of the Wake Forest School of Business. The six major … Continue reading Reflections from Naval Academy Leadership Conference Attendee Tyler Boucher
The CLC is delighted to welcome Shellie Ritzman to the team. Shellie joined the Center on February 12 as Administrative Coordinator. Shellie has 30 years’ experience in executive administrative positions with companies in a wide variety of fields including: retail, industrial and workplace hygiene, corporate accounting, restaurant franchisement, and banking. In addition to providing executive … Continue reading The CLC Welcomes Shellie Ritzman
Blake Wynveen, BEM major ’19 attended the Naval Academy Leadership Conference and provided exemplary reflections on the experience and value of what he learned. See below for excerpts from his notes as well as a video interview link below highlighting his leadership insights gained from the experience. “Attending the Naval Academy Leadership Conference offered me … Continue reading Reflections from Naval Academy Leadership Conference Attendee Blake Wynveen
In a servant leadership reflection, Cameron Kent shares his decades of experiences with Habit for Humanity and other service organizations.
Bill Powers, chair of the Enron special investigation committee and former president of the University of Texas gave advice on being an ethical leader at Wake Forest School of Business, March 30, 2016.
Bill Powers chair of the Enron special investigation committee and former president of the University of Texas discussed the teaching of ethics at Wake Forest School of Business on March 30, 2016
Ann Johnston, Chair of the Board, Allegacy Federal Credit Union (former EVP, Reynolds American, Inc.) and Judy Lambeth, former EVP & General Counsel, Reynolds American, Inc. Highlights of a conversation about women in leadership including advice on barriers, inclusion, and networking. Interview April 23, 2015 at Wake Forest University School of Business.
Steve Reinemund, Executive in Residence, former dean, and retired PepsiCo CEO In this “Last Lecture Series,” Steve Reinemund reflects on the characteristics that make great leaders including character, competence, commitment, and compassion. Talk November 13, 2014 at Wake Forest University School of Business.
Steve Reinemund, Executive in Residence, former dean, and retired PepsiCo CEO Continuing the “Last Lecture Series” talk, Steve Reinemund reveals how integral competence is to leadership success and how it is imperative for growth. Talk November 13, 2014 at Wake Forest University School of Business.