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Ethics 101: what every leader needs to know / John C. Maxwell.

By: Maxwell, John C, 1947-.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York : Center Street , c2003Edition: 1st Center Street ed.Description: 110 p. ; 20 cm.ISBN: 0446578096; 9780446578097.Other title: Ethics one hundred one | Ethics one hundred and one | What every leader needs to know.Subject(s): Business ethics | Golden rule | Integrity | Success in businessDDC classification: 174.4 LOC classification: HF5387 | .M394 2003
Contents:
Whatever happened to business ethics? -- Why this rule is golden -- The golden rule begins with you -- Living a 24-karat-gold life -- Five factors that can "tarnish" the golden rule -- Seizing your golden opportunity -- How to develop the "midas touch" -- Go for the Golden rule.
Summary: Author and expert on leadership John C. Maxwell shares the only rule that matters-in business and in life. How does a person judge what is ethical?Sometimes it's clear. In the past year or two, ethical lapses in corporate America have been well documented. But is it always easy to see where the line is in life? What's the standard?And can it work in all situations? Maxwell thinks it can. In ETHICS 101, he shows how people can live with integrity by using the Golden Rule as their standard-regardless of religion, culture, or circumstances. Along the way, he delves into the desires of the human heart, reveals the five most common pitfalls that throw people off the ethical track, and teaches how to develop the Midas touch when it comes to personal integrity. -- Description from http://www.deepershopping.com (Oct. 19, 2011).
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [105]-110)

Whatever happened to business ethics? -- Why this rule is golden -- The golden rule begins with you -- Living a 24-karat-gold life -- Five factors that can "tarnish" the golden rule -- Seizing your golden opportunity -- How to develop the "midas touch" -- Go for the Golden rule.

Author and expert on leadership John C. Maxwell shares the only rule that matters-in business and in life. How does a person judge what is ethical?Sometimes it's clear. In the past year or two, ethical lapses in corporate America have been well documented. But is it always easy to see where the line is in life? What's the standard?And can it work in all situations? Maxwell thinks it can. In ETHICS 101, he shows how people can live with integrity by using the Golden Rule as their standard-regardless of religion, culture, or circumstances. Along the way, he delves into the desires of the human heart, reveals the five most common pitfalls that throw people off the ethical track, and teaches how to develop the Midas touch when it comes to personal integrity. -- Description from http://www.deepershopping.com (Oct. 19, 2011).

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John Calvin Maxwell an author, speaker, and pastor who has written many books, primarily focusing on leadership. He received a bachelor's degree at Ohio Christian University in 1969, a Master of Divinity degree at Azusa Pacific University, and a Doctor of Ministry degree at Fuller Theological Seminary. <p> Maxwell's titles include The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership, The 21 Indispensable Qualities of a Leader: Becoming the Person Others Will Want to Follow, There's No Such Thing as Business Ethics (There's Only ONE RULE for Making Decisions), The 15 Invaluable Laws of Growth, The 360° Leader and numerous others. His books have sold millions of copies, with some like The Five Levels of Leadership making the New York Times Best Seller List. <p> (Bowker Author Biography)

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