Working Papers

Values-Based Leadership: Lessons from the United States Marine Corps

Posted On February 16, 2015
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The Marines describe The Basic School as a leadership and ethics academy. Like few organizations in the world, the Marines know that ethics and leadership are inseparable and that both are essential to
defining their mission and to accomplishing it. In this regard and many others, corporations and nonprofits have much to learn from the Marines. We designed this program with the Marine Corps to teach a few vital, foundational lessons related to leadership and ethics.