It is worth every bit of our effort to bring that tough-mindedness
and creativity to help them succeed.
These traits are associated with high elevations on the tough-mindedness
factor of the P scale.
Kirkpatrick probably deserved this title more than many others because of the practical tough-mindedness
that she brought to her thinking on ideology and foreign policy.
Other second-order factors of the 16PF that correlated positively with all factors of the CVARS were extraversion, tough-mindedness
, and independence.
was replaced by meanness and greed.
From his redoubtable father, Zachary Macaulay--statistician, veteran antislavery activist, and erstwhile governor of Sierra Leone--he inherited evangelical fervor, an exalted conception of duty, and at the same time an 18th-century tough-mindedness
that precluded such vague pious uplift as Woodrow Wilson subsequently taught the world.
I concluded that backwardness in knowledge does not only produce economic backwardness, but leads to the decline of the spirit of initiative, tough-mindedness
The result is that Run lacks the dramatic tension and tough-mindedness
that might have turned a promising novel into a fine one.
Perhaps this book's finest quality is the balance it strikes between tough-mindedness
, where respect for others' lives and stories is concerned, and flexibility, where there are opportunities for connection, inclusion, or dialogue.
Her mother's tough-mindedness
has also rubbed off on her work.
Consistent with Duckitt (2001), structural equation modeling indicated that social conformity predicted dangerous world beliefs, which in turn predicted Right-Wing Authoritarianism (RWA), whereas tough-mindedness
predicted competitive world beliefs, which in turn predicted Social Dominance Orientation (SDO).
But, despite his claims of tough-mindedness
, not only are Alperovitz's ideas far from authentic large-scale adoption; he is also too often willing to downplay their complex and sometimes quite disappointing results.
The information profession personality inventory consisted of 101 questions measuring 13 scales: adaptability, assertiveness, autonomy conscientiousness, customer service, emotional stability, extraversion, openness, optimism, teamwork, tough-mindedness
, visionary work style, and work drive.
is not the same thing as saying his policies are sound, Sestanovich observes.
We're also talking to and with the burnt-out leaders who seek to balance work and life, results and meaning, tough-mindedness