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What’s The Difference Between Ethics And Business Ethics?

Author: Bruce Weinstein — Dear Bruce, What’s the difference between ethics and business ethics? Jen — Dear Jen, Thank you for your question. Ethics is ethics. I once asked an eighth-grade class in Bronxville, New York, “What group of people do you think about when you hear the phrase, Do No Harm?.” “Hippies,” said one student. “Vegetarians,” […]

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The Most Popular But Controversial Idea In The News Right Now is Character

Author: Bruce Weinstein — Former FBI Director James Comey is sworn in during a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing on Capitol Hill, Thursday, June 8, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon) One idea, more than any other, defines political and business news today: character. Consider, for example, former F.B.I. director James Comey’s testimony before the Senate Intelligence […]

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How to Hire Present People

Author: Bruce Weinstein — Distracted employees can create headaches for you as an HR manager.  The following questions may help you evaluate a job candidate’s commitment to being present, which I define as the performance of a single task for a reasonable period of time.  (Some people prefer “mindful” or “focused” to “presence,” but the […]

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How to Hire Patient People

Author: Bruce Weinstein — I once saw a photograph of a dandelion plant. On its own, that image wouldn’t be anything special: dandelions are everywhere. But these dandelions were nestled atop a small mound of asphalt. Somehow they had managed to push through this seemingly impermeable barrier and reach their goal: bathing in sunlight and […]

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How to Hire Loyal People

Author: Bruce Weinstein — Loyal employees make the lives of HR managers a lot easier.  The following questions will help you evaluate how loyal a job candidate is likely to be in the organization. How have you responded at a previous job when a better opportunity with another employer came along? Even for someone who […]

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