Practicing the Spirit of the Law: Serve Your Customer Better

Strategy Driven

In conjunction with the spirit of the law is your business and personal ethics. Many people see ethics and business as separate entities. An individual’s business ethics and personal ethics must be aligned if one is to be a person of integrity. Is an advertorial legal—yes.

Lying to ourselves

CEO Blog

1959, astrophysicist, professor of physics, Berkeley “Men judge things according to the disposition of their minds, and had rather imagine things than understand them.” – Baruch Spinoza; 1632-1677; Ethics, appendix to book I “When a man finds a conclusion agreeable, he accepts it without argument, but when he finds it disagreeable, he will bring against it all the forces of logic and reason.” – Thucydides, 460-395 BC I was approached recently by a company - Crowdster that I had invested in.

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Lying to ourselves

CEO Blog

1959, astrophysicist, professor of physics, Berkeley “Men judge things according to the disposition of their minds, and had rather imagine things than understand them.” – Baruch Spinoza; 1632-1677; Ethics, appendix to book I “When a man finds a conclusion agreeable, he accepts it without argument, but when he finds it disagreeable, he will bring against it all the forces of logic and reason.” – Thucydides, 460-395 BC I was approached recently by a company - Crowdster that I had invested in.

The Ethics of Using Paid Content in Journalism

Harvard Business Review

When you put on your reading glasses you might have seen the word "advertisement" or "advertorial" in small print at the top of the page, and felt a little cheated. But what are the ethical lines this paid-for content should not cross? The public relations and communications company Edelman definitely has a horse in this race, but it has issued a useful paper on the relationship of paid content and journalism, which ends with "An Ethical Framework" that makes some unexpected points.