Leadership Webinar Series- Lunch n’ Learn with Frank!

For the first time ever, I am launching my Leadership -Lunch n’ Learn- Webinar Series, beginning this month! I have taken the most timely and relevant ethical issues plaguing business leaders today, and created 3 separate webinars to showcase current research and easy-to-implement techniques! These webinars bring my 23 years of expertise and research in…


HR and Ethics? My newest adventure!

A company could spend thousands on an ethics training program that has no affect on its employees. Especially in this challenging economy, people want to know, what is the ROI for an ethics training program? While the answer is debatable…I mean, how do you quantify the ethical infractions that DIDN’T happen? I certainly understand the…


Need Ethics Training? Don’t let the economy stop you!

For those of you in the Chicago area…my friends at Voyageur One (http://www.voyageur-one.com/33901.html) and I are partnering in our first event ever to bring you a glimpse of my ethics training program, designed specifically for Compliance Officers, Human Resources Professionals and others in key leadership roles who are in search of an Ethics Program designed…


Failed Leadership….

By far my favorite quote in recent months….

“The current crisis was not caused by subprime mortgages, credit default swaps or failed economic policies. The root cause is failed leadership.”

-Bill George, former CEO of Medtronic and best selling author

You Can’t Regulate Morality!

When I started to focus on the morality of business and leadership in my research, I surveyed some past clients in my inner circle, for their definition of moral awareness. One of the most striking definitions I received was the following: “Moral awareness is when one is in touch with our innate sense of morality…


Why ‘Ethos Week’ makes me sleep better!

I had the privilege of being part of an exciting and unique event at Eastern Michigan University last week. The first event of its kind in the country, offered by a business school. “Ethos Week” was created, developed and implemented by undergraduate and graduate students of the College of Business. “Ethos Week is a week-long…


Moral Leadership and the “Happy Dance”

A recent survey report by Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM)and the Ethics Resource Center (ERC), “The Ethics Landscape in American Business,” had me out of my desk chair, doing the ‘happy dance.’ The report stated that “ethics can be defined as a philosophy principle concerned with opinions about appropriate and inappropriate moral conduct or…


What Difference Does it Really Make?

Have you ever asked yourself that question when faced with something that just does not seem right? Well, in Illinois, my home state, we recently had an opportunity to see a hospital executive’s response to that question. According to a report on ABC7 Chicago by Chuck Goudie, hospital CEO Pam Davis (Edward Hospital, Naperville, IL)…