June 23

Temperament & Character | SL60-03


To become a stronger leader, you have to understand the relationship between your biological temperament and character. Your natural first response to external stimuli is with your biological temperament. You have to grow from your second response being your character to it being your initial response.
Do you believe your first response to external stimuli comes from your temperament or character? Why?


character, temperament

Molly Yen

Molly Yen, a former English and Theology teacher, now coaches teachers. She's committed to collaborative thinking and action. As a volunteer at the Authentic Leadership Foundation, she's inspired by its mission and values the learning experience.

Darren Smith

Darren Smith is a native Texan and a graduate of Dallas Jesuit and Texas A&M University. Over the past 25 years, Darren has visited 35 countries and led 100 strategy programs. He and his wife have five children.