The true values-based leader seeks to produce an equitable balance between pursuing self-interest and serving the broader community. Values-based leaders recognize that they must take care of themselves to have the capacity and energy to take care of others.
McCuddy, Michael K.
"Fundamental Moral Orientations: Implications for Values-Based Leadership,"
The Journal of Values-Based Leadership: Vol. 1
, Article 3.
Available at: https://scholar.valpo.edu/jvbl/vol1/iss1/3