Please Just Respond

I know you don’t want to say no. I know when I call and ask you for something—an appointment, a favor, a return phone call—that I may not be the most important priority for you. (more…)

Business Ethics, pt 3 – Dialogue

Following my presentation of a webcast on Business Ethics for the 200,000-member Human Capital Institute earlier this month, this is part 3 in a series.

Create the most compelling statement of organizational ethics imaginable.  Paint a stunning vision (more…)

Why Ethics Codes Aren’t Enough

I just finished presenting a webcast on Business Ethics for the 200,000-member Human Capital Institute.  You’ll have to excuse me – I’ve been consumed with the topic of ethics in business for the past few weeks.  This is part 2 (more…)

Ethics In Business, part 1

Does being “ethical” in business just mean not screwing up?  Just obeying codes of conduct and the law?

Unfortunately, it’s infinitely more complex than that.  If a decision affects another living thing, (more…)