The Story of Success: Five Steps to Mastering Ethics in Business
Leigh HafreyISBN: 1590511204;
An innovative business book positioning ethical practice as the cornerstone of success. "Business ethics? Isn't that an oxymoron?" As a lecturer in ethics, communication, and leadership at MIT's Sloan School of Management and a moderator of the Aspen Executive Seminar, Leigh Hafrey has heard time and again that ethics and business don't mix. In The Story of Success: Five Steps to Mastering Ethics in Business , Hafrey draws on fifteen years of conversations with businesspeople at all stages of their careers, from MBA to Chairman of the Board, to articulate five steps that generate ethical practice: 1. Speak Up, Speak Out: Define your managerial style 2. See the Big Picture: Recognize the forces that affect your practice 3. Break the Rules, Make the Rules, Absorb the Costs: Drive change, and know it 4. Tell Good Stories: Find stories that bring out the best in your people and yourself 5. Test for Truth: Distinguish fact from fantasy in your...