Anyone who reads this blog regularly knows I am all about
ethics. Ethical behavior is the backbone
of trust: it is hard, if not impossible,
to trust someone—or some organization—that doesn’t operate from a platform of
ethics. Nothing will erode the trust in
someone or in an organization faster than the revelation that s/he/it engaged
in unethical behavior.
If you have any doubts about this, just look at the impact of the Great Recession on people’s trust in financial institutions: according to two researchers from the Wharton School at the University Read more