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By Evan H. Offstein

West element is the suitable laboratory for learning the dynamics of personality, honor, and management: first, it operates a complete honor schooling and enforcement application that has been subjected to rigorous Congressional scrutiny; moment, it builds all of its educational, athletic, and army courses in this bedrock of honor. hence, West element invests seriously in mentoring, education, and assessment to make sure the management and personality improvement of its 4,000 cadets. From Civil struggle basic Robert E. Lee to astronaut Edwin E. Buzz Aldrin to basketball trainer Mike Krzyzewski, West element has groomed leaders whose contributions a long way exceed the winning administration in their rapid fees. by way of illuminating the foundations during which West aspect teaches management, Stand Your Ground not just presents a different travel behind the curtain at this respected establishment, yet, extra as a rule, imparts classes of honor and character-building that may be followed through any aspiring leader.

Management professor and West aspect graduate Evan Offstein approached leaders on the U.S. army Academy and the dept of the military with fundamental questions: (1) How does West element enhance its leaders?; (2) Can different participants and organisations follow those equipment successfully? years later, after accomplishing broad on-site study at West aspect and with enterprise leaders in numerous industries, he bargains unheard of entry to the method of management improvement at West element, and useful insights which could, certainly, be utilized in any kind of association that strives to function at the precept of integrity.

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