The Quest for Character, audio excerpt

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Enjoy this audio excerpt from my forthcoming book (out next week!), The Quest for Character: What the Story of Socrates and Alcibiades Teaches Us about Our Search for Good Leaders. What Socrates’s greatest failure reveals about an ancient question: Can we teach our leaders to be better people? Is good character something that can be […]

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