Ethics Coach

How to Handle Personal Conflicts Professionally

Whether it's a betrayal, a personal dislike or a choice between public or private acknowledgement, personal conflicts can arise at work. Find out the right way to navigate these situations.

Gael O'Brien

How to Deal When Personal Lives Impact Professional Goals

Conflicts of interest can create far bigger conflicts.

Gael O'Brien

Before Giving Advice, Consider This First

For best results, keep roles and conflicts of interest in mind.

Gael O'Brien

Are Severance Agreements Slimy Business?

Is the common practice an ethical one? Our expert explains.

Gael O'Brien

Why Transparency Creates a Clear Path to Success and How to Maintain It

Collaborative partners openly share information. But what happens when one goes rogue?

Gael O'Brien

Someone Messed Up. Here's How You Fix It.

Whether it's a dishonest employee or an order snafu, what you do after a mistake makes the difference. We'll show you the steps to take.

Gael O'Brien

Is Sharing Caring When it Comes to Clients?

The etiquette of sharing clients and how much to share with them.

Gael O'Brien

When Exercising Caution Is the Best Move For Your Business

In workplace safety and in hiring decisions, caution is key.

Gael O'Brien

What to Do When a Colleague Acts Unethically

If your co-worker acted unethically, there are ways to fix it.

Gael O'Brien

How to Welcome New Ideas and New Employees

An expert weighs in on how to adjust to constructive feedback and fresh faces so that everyone feels at ease.

Gael O'Brien

The Boss Is Dating an Employee. Now What?

Any owner, CEO or manager needs to tread very carefully when becoming romantically involved with an employee.

Gael O'Brien