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Stinginess, Generosity, or Extravagance mini-cases

Teaching Case
Ryan Quinn
University of Louisville College of Business
Date of Publication: 2020
Leadership topics:
• Creativity
• Leadership
Product number (to be assigned)
Pages: pending


This document contains four mini-case studies. These scenarios enable the instructor to lead students in a discussion that compares what is required to exhibit generosity in each setting, including accounting for the diverging perspectives of constituents.


Starter comment: This session can help students think through generosity and its extremes, and what generosity looks like in everyday circumstances rather than in the typical domains to which we normally apply creativity. This is good preparation for practicing creativity when using the Leadership Workout app.

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