Exploring Leadership in the News with Steven Pearlstein and Raju Narisetti
What qualifies a leader?
In appointing a new Supreme Court Justice to replace John Paul Stevens, President Obama was seeking someone who could provide intellectual and personal leadership of the liberal block. His gamble in nominating Elena Kagan is bringing in someone from outside the 'priesthood' of appeals-court judges. What are the advantages and disadvantages of selecting a leader with non-traditional qualifications?
Posted by Steve Pearlstein and Raju Narisetti on May 10, 2010 11:48 AM