Values-based leadership and ethical decision-making are hot topics. However, the expectations and frameworks surrounding these characteristics are often unclear. The purpose of this article is to analyze values-based, ethical leadership by defining values and ethics, summarizing values-based ethical decision-making frameworks, and examining how leadership educators (scholars and practitioners) can develop students who lead with integrity.
Early, S., & Kushner, K. (2012, Fall). Values-based ethical leadership: Developing leaders with integrity. Excellence in Practice, NASPA Knowledge Communities Publication. 63-64.