·       Self-promotional behavior is carried out in good faith, without conflict of interest

·       One maintains “grunt” skills, can work under regimentation or difficult circumstances when required; you “pay your dues” when it is your turn

·       One has a credible record of recurrent service to others, which may have started with military service or some other kind of national or community service

·       One provides appropriate personal deference and emotional loyalty to blood family or others within one’s family group or orbit; in many cases traditional marriage and parenthood subsume this expectation