An ethical quagmire for leaders?

  1. What does it mean to you to be ethical? You need to define it, not just for yourself but for your people. You need to embrace it and consistently promote/live it. 2. What guides you ethically? List the values that you internalize and prioritize them in order of personal preference. 3. Have you…

“Education can make people moral……”

This is what Socrates is purported to have said. True? Let’s look at this statement a little closer. Can education make people moral, of course it can, but the question is how? I remember as a teacher being taught that “true education only happens when learning links up to people’s experience.” When this happens, people…

Since 2009, banks have been fined $128 billion dollars in fines so……………………..

Here are my questions about all this, particularly in the wake if this past week’s Bank of America’s recent fine of $17 billion: 1. Where does the fine money go? Who/what gets it? How is it used? Whose accountable? 2. Why do these banks fight their wrongdoing in court? 3. I wonder how much money…

“Ethics and code of conduct will be THE training priorities for next 2-3 years.”

The research of NAVEX Global 2014 ethics and compliance report points this out. This finding should cause leaders to think about what are they doing about these two critical areas of employee and business development? Therefore consider: • If ethics is one of two key training priorities, what state is your ethics training in at…