Ethics http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/ethics The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Ethics en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Wed, 23 Jul 2014 19:00:00 GMT 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235749 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235749 Gene Marks There are many moral and ethical questions business owners face on a regular basis. Is there a right way to do things? 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235267 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235267 Alice Martin Setting up a lifestyle of authenticity can affect everything on your horizon -- in your personal sphere as well as your family and business obligations. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235331 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235331 Meghan M. Biro 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 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235229 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235229 Warren Cassell, Jr. A fixation with hierarchy and winning blinds us to networking and win-win solutions. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235272 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235272 Wendy Frink Emotions are running high over an experiment where Facebook manipulated news feeds to see how users’ emotional states would be affected. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235266 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235266 Jason Fell The social network wanted to find out what influences our emotions. Unfortunately, everyone is angry now. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234837 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234837 Richard Branson Business used to be a cutthroat world where the only thing that mattered was profit -- but that's changing quickly. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233978 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233978 Gael O'Brien Also: Should you work with a bullying client? And is it unethical to be solely motivated by money? 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233788 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233788 William Ballard Building your idea into a business is an uncertain mission. Core values that don't bend under pressure are indispensable. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233767 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233767 Geoff Weiss 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. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231356 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231356 Gael O'Brien How do you respond when an employee lashes out on Twitter? 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233025 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233025 J.D. Power III At every stage you'll face expectations to conform to different corporate cultures. You must weigh them against your sense of ethics. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231690 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231690 Tom Borg If you are guilty of any of the leadership blunders mentioned below, mend your ways or prepare for costly turnovers. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231274 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231274 Rebekah Iliff 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. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231268 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231268 Kate Taylor Running a small business requires strong and strategic leadership. Here are the skills you need to succeed today. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230220 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230220 Gael O'Brien Our ethics coach takes your questions about under-the-table payments, planned obsolescence and price transparency. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230775 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230775 Maxine Bédat and Soraya Darabi 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. The Ethics Coach on Crisis Management How to run a business during a state of emergency. Mon, 16 Dec 2013 17:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229378 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229378 Gael O'Brien How to run a business during a state of emergency. Why ENDA Is Actually Bad for Business 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. Wed, 06 Nov 2013 14:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229819 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229819 Ray Hennessey 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. The Ethics Coach on Verbal Agreements, Ghostwriting and More Digging into the nuances of verbal agreements, the scary side of ghosting and working for the competition. Mon, 04 Nov 2013 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228265 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228265 Gael O'Brien Digging into the nuances of verbal agreements, the scary side of ghosting and working for the competition.