By Charles E. Watson
Against the all-too-familiar backdrop of company scandal and greed, Charles Watson presents what he calls a blueprint to aid operating women and men, from the tops of firms to the bottoms, breakthrough and support fix and guard the integrity of commercial. step-by-step, he outlines fifteen primary commandments of sincere business―from placed humans first to be your personal person―common-sensical methods to creating judgements, fixing difficulties, and taking motion in ways in which bring effects with out compromising on rules. utilizing dozens of compelling examples, from businesses huge and small, Watson demonstrates how honesty, integrity, and belief are on the root of such crucial enterprise recommendations as creativity and innovation, probability taking, collaboration, attracting and conserving gifted humans, and looking forward to and exceeding purchaser expectancies. He additionally tackles such complicated matters as the way to hinder a moral ego from changing into conceited and the way to face your flooring while confronted with unethical pageant, resistance from above or under, or the temptation to take the trail of least resistance. eventually, he offers functional, no longer summary or theoretical, ideas for constructing members and organisations that inspire genuine relationships, act in ways in which society admires, and feature the confidence to begin motion with conviction.
Watson additionally tackles such complicated matters as how you can hinder a moral ego from turning into conceited and the way to face your flooring while confronted with unethical pageant, resistance from above or under, or the temptation to take the trail of least resistance. He reminds us that integrity is derived from the Latin integritas―oneness, a consistency of objective, notice, and deed. utilizing this precept, he presents functional, now not summary or theoretical, options for constructing contributors and companies that motivate actual relationships, have fun confident achievements, act in ways in which society admires, and feature the arrogance to start up motion with conviction. eventually, Watson demonstrates that with braveness and humility you could, certainly, do good via doing good―not purely at paintings, yet in all points of your life.
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