Leaders are made, not born. They create and develop their leadership qualities by becoming men and women with core values of fine character, and integrity.

Your core values, business ethics and leadership qualities precede you and affect all of your interactions with other people. Your business ethics are manifested in your willingness to adhere to the core values which you hold most dear.

It’s easy to make promises and hard to keep them, but if you do, every single act of integrity will make your character a little stronger. And as you improve the quality and strength of your character, every other part of your life will improve as well.

What are your core values?