Unleashing Potential in New Undergrads

"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

 

Team Performance Coaching

The Center for Leadership and Character provides an opportunity for each Master of Arts in Management team to meet with a professional facilitator to develop team goals based on feedback gained from the Center's proprietary Team Member Assessment (TMA)

With team process coach, Sharron Vogler,
Associate Director,
MA Market Readiness and Employment


Service Academies Leadership Program

"I left the Air Force Leadership Symposium with a much more holistic view of leadership and understanding of the role that character plays in becoming a true leader."

Hayden Lineberger ('18)
with Brittni Milner ('17)
2017 United States Air Force
Academy National Character
and Leadership Symposium



Ethics and Leadership Debate Team

"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

OUR PRODUCTS

Individual Tools: Leader development tools, resources, and 360 assessments support leader, leadership, and organizational development.

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Leadership Tools: Ethical Decision-Making In Action tools assist leaders in systematically thinking through ethical challenges to understand complexities and create actions.

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Team Leadership Tools: Help teams navigate through difficulties and capitalize on strengths to operate from higher forms of leadership while demonstrating character.

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IN THE NEWS

SIOP Fellowship Awarded to CLC’s Professor Sean Hannah


Congratulations to Professor Sean Hannah (Professor of Management & Tylee Wilson Chair of Business Ethics Senior Research Associate) for being selected as a Fellow of the Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology (SIOP) (https://www.siop.org/). SIOP is a professional body of the 7000 plus members who do work in organizations/applied psychology. Most all leadership and organizational behavior … Continue reading SIOP Fellowship Awarded to CLC’s Professor Sean Hannah

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CLC Receives 2017-2018 School of Business Faculty Awards


Congratulations  to Center Fellows Sean Hannah (J. Tylee Wilson Chair in Business Ethics; Professor of Management; Senior Research Associate, CLC) and John Sumanth (Assistant Professor of Management & Organizational Behavior; Center Associate, CLC; James Farr Fellow) who were recognized for their work throughout the 2017-2018 academic year in the areas of Teaching and Research. Sean Hannah | Research High Impact Scholarship … Continue reading CLC Receives 2017-2018 School of Business Faculty Awards

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Service Academy Leadership Conference Program honors 2018 Student Attendees


To close out our fifth successful year of the Service Academy Leadership Conference program, the CLC hosted a luncheon on April 19 to honor our 2018 student representatives.  Dr. Pat Sweeney (Professor of the Practice of Management & Director, CLC), Dr. Michelle Roehm (Vice Dean of Faculty, Peter C. Brockway Chair of Strategic Management, Professor … Continue reading Service Academy Leadership Conference Program honors 2018 Student Attendees

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Congresswoman Virginia Foxx and Staff Visit the Center for Leadership and Character


On Friday, April 20th, 2018, the Center for Leadership and Character hosted U.S. Representative for North Carolina’s 5th Congressional District, Virginia Foxx and her staff at Wake Forest School of Business for a yearly team retreat and leadership workshop. Foxx is a member of the Republican party and served as Secretary of the House Republican … Continue reading Congresswoman Virginia Foxx and Staff Visit the Center for Leadership and Character

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Governor Bob Ehrlich Leadership Lunch


On Wednesday, April 18th, 2018, the Center for Leadership and Character hosted a lunch with Governor Bob Ehrlich for Wake Forest School of Business students including Ethics and Leadership Team members and recent and previous attendees sponsored by the Center for Leadership and Character to attend the Service Academy Leadership Conferences. Governor Ehrlich was Maryland’s … Continue reading Governor Bob Ehrlich Leadership Lunch

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Video: Teammates for Life: Leveraging the Positive Power of Peer Networks


On Monday, April 16th, 2018, the Center for Leadership and Character, the Wake Forest Mental Health association and other campus partners co-sponsored former major league pitcher, John Trautwein, to speak to student athletes, staff, and faculty with a message of hope and strength. After losing his teenaged son, Will, to suicide in 2010, Trautwein started … Continue reading Video: Teammates for Life: Leveraging the Positive Power of Peer Networks

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VIDEO LIBRARY

Cameron Kent on Servant Leadership


In a servant leadership reflection, Cameron Kent shares his decades of experiences with Habit for Humanity and other service organizations.

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Bill Powers “Advice to Rising Leaders”


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.

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Bill Powers “On Ethics”


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

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“Women in Leadership”


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.

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“Character Drives Purpose”


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.

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“Competence Fuels Growth”


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.

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