Monthly Archives: October 2012

Showing Your Leadership By Voting

As we near Election Day, here is a recent study conducted by UB’s School of Management SUNY Distinguished Teaching Professor, Jerry Newman, that you might find interesting.

We often talk about “what makes a leader.”  Students in our Executive and Professional MBA programs focus on skills in emotional intelligence that are evident in star performers.  Many of these same skills are the focus of the full-time MBA program’s LeaderCORE program, a unique leadership certification for UB MBAs.

Professor Newman conducted a nationwide survey of 250 professors specializing in American politics and the presidency. He asked them to rate the two presidential candidates using the 10 leadership dimensions that are at the heart of LeaderCORE™ .  And here are the results:

No matter who you support, the important thing is that you exercise your duty as a leader and vote on Tuesday, November 6th.