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Cost of Doing Business or Price of Integrity?

Here’s an interesting one that showed up in my mail today … From the Harvard Business Review Daily Stat, a summation of the effect on UK businesses of the laws prohibiting the payment of bribes in those regions that are … Continue reading

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Culture at Home and the Workplace

In my last post, I talked about the importance of words. We use them to encourage and build up as well as to berate and tear down. How we use our words to offer reproof and correction will determine whether … Continue reading

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Words

Words are the way we communicate. With our words we build others up or tear them down. With our words we share what is on our hearts and make commitments. A popular saying says, “A man’s word is his bond.” … Continue reading

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Ethics and Character

When we think about an ethical person we think about someone who has character. One can look up lists of virtues by which we define character, but at their best those are partial lists. When we think about someone having … Continue reading

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A Consistent Source of Truth

So on Tuesday I posted sort of an introduction to the topic of ethics. This will be my attempt to pass along to others a methodology for filtering all they see, hear and feel in this world and the way … Continue reading

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Getting the Right People into the Right Seats on the Bus

Peter Drucker has written, “By and large, executives make poor promotion and staffing decisions. By all accounts, their batting average is no better than .333: at most one-third of such decisions turn out right; one-third are minimally effective; and one-third … Continue reading

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The Underlying Truth of the 2008 Election

The recent election has brought to mind the disparity of views within the Christian community. Both candidates are excellent communicators that were able to polarize people toward their position(s). This brings with it an emotional response that makes it hard … Continue reading

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