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The concept of WAKE in leadership

Can someone help me to describe the concept of "Wake" and its component parts, and describe how this concept can be used in managing or leading others?

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Reflect critical thinking: assess, the validity of arguments, interpret the accuracy of data, and ascertain the depth and quality of research.

Outcome:
Identify the three essentials necessary for success (competence, alliance, character).

Learning Objective:
Prepare a working definition of the term "Wake" as described by Dr. Cloud in his book Integrity.

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Let's take a closer look from various sources, which you can draw on for your final response. I also provided an excellent article discussing the concept of the wake in leadership for other considerations.

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1. Can someone help me to describe the concept of "Wake" and its component parts, and describe how this concept can be used in managing or leading others?

In his book, Integrity, Dr. Cloud explains the essential components for success (competence, alliance, character). Cloud offers sound advice and expert insight into the nature of success.

According to Cloud, for example, a successful leader is COMPETENT in what she or he does. As well, the ability for ALLIANCE BUILDING is critical for success. However, Dr. Cloud argues that it is actually the CHARACTER of the leader that determines her or his ultimate success. He makes this key point about successful leaders, "They have to have the character to not screw it up." Specifically, "who a person is will ultimately determine if their brains, talents, ...

Solution Summary

This solution describes the concept of "Wake" as described by Dr. Cloud in his book Integrity and its component parts, and describes how this concept can be used in managing or leading others.

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