Ethics The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Ethics en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Wed, 27 Aug 2014 19:39:00 GMT Stop Playing So Nice With Your Competition The criticism of Uber's disruption of Lyft is misplaced. We should all be so competitive. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 19:39:00 GMT Ray Hennessey OkCupid Founder: 'If You Use the Internet, You're the Subject of Hundreds of Experiments' The widespread outrage directed at Facebook for manipulating its users' emotions has the dating site, which has been routinely running experiments on its own users, perplexed. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 17:57:00 GMT Laura Entis How Would You Handle These 7 Situations? Would You Pass the 'Diaper Test'? There are many moral and ethical questions business owners face on a regular basis. Is there a right way to do things? Wed, 23 Jul 2014 19:00:00 GMT Gene Marks 5 Ways to Help Build Your Integrity Setting up a lifestyle of authenticity can affect everything on your horizon -- in your personal sphere as well as your family and business obligations. Thu, 03 Jul 2014 18:30:00 GMT Alice Martin Facebook: When Trust Is Exploited After it was revealed that Facebook was conducting research by manipulating users’ emotions, the topic of trust is getting attention -- from both a personal and business standpoint Thu, 03 Jul 2014 16:30:00 GMT Meghan M. Biro Why Cooperation Is Better Business Than Competition A fixation with hierarchy and winning blinds us to networking and win-win solutions. Mon, 30 Jun 2014 20:00:00 GMT Warren Cassell, Jr. Tell Us: Will Facebook's Unethical User Experiment Make You Quit? Emotions are running high over an experiment where Facebook manipulated news feeds to see how users’ emotional states would be affected. Mon, 30 Jun 2014 16:46:00 GMT Wendy Frink Facebook Basically Shrugs Off User Outrage Over 'Emotional' Experiment The social network wanted to find out what influences our emotions. Unfortunately, everyone is angry now. Mon, 30 Jun 2014 13:35:00 GMT Jason Fell Richard Branson on Why Compassion Is a Competitive Advantage Business used to be a cutthroat world where the only thing that mattered was profit -- but that's changing quickly. Mon, 23 Jun 2014 14:00:00 GMT Richard Branson The Ethics Coach's Top 3 Strategies for Creating an Ethical Workplace Also: Should you work with a bullying client? And is it unethical to be solely motivated by money? Sat, 24 May 2014 16:00:00 GMT Gael O'Brien Semper Fi! How The Marine Corps Prepared Me for Entrepreneurship Building your idea into a business is an uncertain mission. Core values that don't bend under pressure are indispensable. Tue, 13 May 2014 12:00:00 GMT William Ballard If You Found $100,000, What Would You Do? A janitor in Australia found hundreds of thousands of dollars in cash and turned it in -- a move that is now paying off for him in a big way. Fri, 09 May 2014 18:15:00 GMT Geoff Weiss The Ethics Coach on Handling Social Media Attacks How do you respond when an employee lashes out on Twitter? Mon, 21 Apr 2014 16:00:00 GMT Gael O'Brien J.D. Power: How I Stayed True to My Values Over 50 Years At every stage you'll face expectations to conform to different corporate cultures. You must weigh them against your sense of ethics. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 17:30:00 GMT J.D. Power III 3 Surefire Ways to Drive Your Finest Employees to a Competitor If you are guilty of any of the leadership blunders mentioned below, mend your ways or prepare for costly turnovers. Tue, 25 Feb 2014 11:00:00 GMT Tom Borg What Not To Do: Lessons From 'The Wolf of Wall Street' 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. Thu, 06 Feb 2014 17:00:00 GMT Rebekah Iliff Are You a Good Leader? (Infographic) Running a small business requires strong and strategic leadership. Here are the skills you need to succeed today. Tue, 04 Feb 2014 19:05:00 GMT Kate Taylor The Ethics Coach on Cash Deals, Transparency and More Our ethics coach takes your questions about under-the-table payments, planned obsolescence and price transparency. Mon, 20 Jan 2014 17:00:00 GMT Gael O'Brien Transparency: How Whole Foods Is Doing It Right (And You Can, Too) 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. Mon, 13 Jan 2014 17:30:00 GMT Maxine Bédat and Soraya Darabi The Ethics Coach on Crisis Management How to run a business during a state of emergency. Mon, 16 Dec 2013 17:00:00 GMT Gael O'Brien