The Star: Enduring Symbol of Excellence

  “Excellence encourages one about life generally; it shows the spiritual wealth of the world.” ~ George Eliot ~ Excellence is defined as “being outstanding or extremely good, the highest quality.” Its ancient root is “Kel”, a Proto-Indo-European term for “hill” and “to be prominent.”The Latin “excellentia” meant “towering, distinguished, superior… to rise high.”  In classic military strategy, for example, “the importance of high …

Howard Esbin, PhDThe Star: Enduring Symbol of Excellence

Shared Roots: MBTI & iStar

  The iStar self-assessment tool is a new web app that summarizes an individual’s inner assets holistically. These are featured in an iStar Badge. This is easily understood by youth and adults alike cross culturally. Self-knowledge as well as understanding how others think and communicate is essential to effective teamwork. The iStar self-assessment tool is used in talent management, virtual …

Howard Esbin, PhDShared Roots: MBTI & iStar