Business Ethics Articles
Expert Author: Hany Aboul-El-Fotouh
Over the past few years, a rising emphasis has been placed on companies and financial institutions' Corporate Social Responsibility. But what does Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)" mean anyway? This is indeed one of the most frequently asked questions for all those dealing with CSR matters.
Expert Author: Rachel Hill
If you've been sent to Cape Town on a business trip then it's a good idea to read up on South Africa's etiquette beforehand. Having an understanding of how business is carried out in Cape Town can help you avoid any social mishaps and put you in a better position when negotiating...
Expert Author: Naz Daud
As a business, your competitors are just that: competitors. However, the way you treat your competitors may affect how your customers and the media perceive your business, your ethics, and your friendliness. For those reasons, and more, it’s important that you carefully consider how you act with your competitors. In this article we provide guidance on how you can have a good relationship with competing businesses while limiting the impact this will have on your business success. When customers see you have strong ethics in how you deal with your competitors, they will know for sure that you’ll treat them right.
Expert Author: Waldo Waldman
Courage builds character. It’s the foundation of integrity. It gives you the thrust to make the correct choice and do what is right despite the consequences. Integrity First. It's core value #1 of the U.S. Air Force... embraced by our leadership, taught in our training programs, and a symbol of the commitment and character of the men and women serving our country.
Expert Author: Joe Grushkin
What happened to integrity? It seems to have gone the way of the buggy whip. Today so many people think they are going to get "ripped off" "scammed" or "taken" when ever they are looking at online businesses or opportunities. There is a perception that no one has integrity any more. Well, that just isn't the case.
Expert Author: Shen Gerald
Business and profit-making must be tampered with heart and care for environment and others. Failure to do so, will lead to all kinds of problems. Take for example, the global warming and earth changes are direct effects of this lack of care. Many of us simply did not cared enough to keep the environment from deteriorating. Businesses focused purely on profit-making are just not good enough.
Expert Author: Laura McDonald
In a business sense, ethics are a system of moral principles or rules of conduct. Attorneys, paralegals, and legal assistants or secretaries have codes of ethics within the legal field. A paralegal should maintain a high degree of professionalism while performing her work. That high degree of professionalism is ensured when she manages her work duties while following a particular code of ethics.
Expert Author: Nancy D. Solomon
Defining moments that build character often occur in the strangest of places in both our personal and professional life. It is who we become as a result of these experiences - not the experiences themselves - that is most important.
Expert Author: Gordon Basichis
You would have to be doing the modern day version of Rip Van Winkle to not be aware of the controversy Internet Social Networks are creating. Everything from MySpace and Facebook to YouTube and LinkedIn have gained in popularity over the past few years. These sites do serve a purpose and among other things provide their users with a sense of community often lacking in the brick and mortal world.
Expert Author: Nate Hananger
Are there actually experienced veterans in the business you're considering who will sacrifice time from their jobs to help you start yours? Or is free mentorship a myth?