Plagiarism Charge Haunts Hospital President
“What have I done?” Porter Medical Center President/Chief Operating Officer Seleem Choudhury likely thought when accused of plagiarizing weekly emails sent to his staff. If the allegations were proven true, what did the failure to cite sources say about his character and ethics as a leader? Secondly, could he continue to lead the 45-bed Vermont hospital while his credibility was in question because of plagiarism?
1. Explain the importance of leadership credibility.
2. Illustrate how an individual’s disposition and values manifest themselves at work.
3. Examine the importance of virtue ethics in leadership.