A recent newscast featured a story about a young man who got into trouble for making a bad decision at work. His job performance indicated significant talent but his decision indicated a lack of integrity. Because his prospects are now limited, his talent will be wasted. You could say, his values, ethics and IQ (integrity quotient) are getting in the way of his success.
We worry about teen SAT scores and grades and whether they volunteer enough and participate in enough extracurriculars.