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J.D. Power: How I Stayed True to My Values Over 50 Years
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At every stage you'll face expectations to conform to different corporate cultures. You must weigh them against your sense of ethics.
April 15, 2014 in Leadership
3 Surefire Ways to Drive Your Finest Employees to a Competitor

3 Surefire Ways to Drive Your Finest Employees to a Competitor

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If you are guilty of any of the leadership blunders mentioned below, mend your ways or prepare for costly turnovers.
February 25, 2014 in Leadership
What Not To Do: Lessons From 'The Wolf of Wall Street'

What Not To Do: Lessons From 'The Wolf of Wall Street'

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While lying and swindling may have scored entrepreneur Jordan Belfort fame and fortune, it ended up costing him everything. Here is how to make sure you stay on the right side of the tracks.
February 6, 2014 in Leadership
Are You a Good Leader? (Infographic)

Are You a Good Leader? (Infographic)

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Running a small business requires strong and strategic leadership. Here are the skills you need to succeed today.
February 4, 2014 in Leadership
The Ethics Coach on Cash Deals, Transparency and More

The Ethics Coach on Cash Deals, Transparency and More

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Our ethics coach takes your questions about under-the-table payments, planned obsolescence and price transparency.
January 20, 2014 in Magazine
Transparency: How Whole Foods Is Doing It Right (And You Can, Too)

Transparency: How Whole Foods Is Doing It Right (And You Can, Too)

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With transparency gaining steam, entrepreneurs should consider jumping on the bandwagon. The founders of ethical-fashion startup Zady share advice on how to do so.
January 13, 2014 in Branding
The Ethics Coach on Crisis Management

The Ethics Coach on Crisis Management

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How to run a business during a state of emergency.
December 16, 2013 in Business Management
Why ENDA Is Actually Bad for Business

Why ENDA Is Actually Bad for Business

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The Employment Non-Discrimination Act, or ENDA, would add costs and complications to businesses that have already shown they are far more enlightened than the government, writes Ray Hennessey.
November 6, 2013 in Hiring Center
The Ethics Coach on Verbal Agreements, Ghostwriting and More

The Ethics Coach on Verbal Agreements, Ghostwriting and More

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Digging into the nuances of verbal agreements, the scary side of ghosting and working for the competition.
November 4, 2013 in Business Management
The Ethics Coach on Practicing What You Preach

The Ethics Coach on Practicing What You Preach

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Our ethics expert answers questions about online games, employee pay and more.
September 25, 2013 in Business Management
The Ethics Coach Tackles Thorny Issues of Ownership and If Pay-for-Play Is Ever OK

The Ethics Coach Tackles Thorny Issues of Ownership and If Pay-for-Play Is Ever OK

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Our resident ethics coach tackles your tricky ethical dilemmas, such as is 'you scratch my back, I'll scratch yours' ever an acceptable business practice?
August 21, 2013 in Business Management
The Ethics Coach on Dealing With Backstabbing

The Ethics Coach on Dealing With Backstabbing

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What to do when someone you trust betrays you and how to address a competitor who cops to unethical behavior.
July 25, 2013 in Business Management
The Ethics Coach on Conflicts of Interest and Personal Tasks

The Ethics Coach on Conflicts of Interest and Personal Tasks

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We tackle the ethical dilemmas of getting insider information, and asking your assistant to complete items on your personal to-do list.
July 8, 2013 in Business Management
The Ethics Coach on Pirating Software, Copycat Designing and More

The Ethics Coach on Pirating Software, Copycat Designing and More

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This month we tackle thorny questions about pirates, extreme imitation and angry creditors.
June 6, 2013 in Business Management
The Ethics Coach on Misrepresentation

The Ethics Coach on Misrepresentation

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We tackle the ethical dilemmas of pretending to be bigger than you are, selling products you get for free, and quitting your job to become the competition.
May 8, 2013 in Business Management
The Ethics Coach on Accountability

The Ethics Coach on Accountability

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There's not always a clear-cut answer regarding the amount of responsibility you have to shoulder in every situation. This month our ethics coach tackles two tricky accountability issues.
April 17, 2013 in Business Management
3 Ethical Ways to Boost Positive Online Reviews

3 Ethical Ways to Boost Positive Online Reviews

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A look at the strategies some entrepreneurs are using when generating and making the most of their customers' comments.
April 10, 2013 in Marketing Ideas
The Ethics Coach on How to Maintain the Integrity of Your Brand

The Ethics Coach on How to Maintain the Integrity of Your Brand

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The Ethics Coach offers advice on managing trust and protecting reputation.
February 21, 2013 in Leadership
Online Shopping Site Offers Ethical Alternatives to Big Brands

Online Shopping Site Offers Ethical Alternatives to Big Brands

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The online recommendation engine and shopping site FashioningChange.com directs shoppers to "stylish, eco-friendly and ethical" alternatives for men's and women's apparel and accessories.
December 23, 2012 in Profiles

Why Being 'Good' Can Help You Build a Successful Startup

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When you work for yourself, your reputation is your most important asset. Here's how to keep it looking shiny and new.
September 21, 2012 in Business Management
How to Build an Ethical Business Culture

How to Build an Ethical Business Culture

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Three steps to make sure your employees' behavior is above board.
September 19, 2012 in Managing Employees
Why Social Media May Weaken the Moral Fiber of Your Workplace

Why Social Media May Weaken the Moral Fiber of Your Workplace

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Of all the benefits of social media, it could also lead to ethical woes in the workplace.
January 13, 2012 in Managing Employees

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