Corporate Ethics

4 Ethical Issues in Business that Every Entrepreneur Faces

ethical issues in business

Last week I had the chance to attend eMerge Americas, the annual technology focused conference, held at Miami Beach Convention Center. Since it was my first time attending eMerge, I was excited to listen to the keynotes, the start-up pitches, and be inspired at the Women in Technology stage. EMerge did not disappoint. I met […]

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The Corporate Ethics Divide: Public vs. Private

Corporate Ethics Divide

This week I heard about a friend of mine who was dealing with some serious corporate ethics issues in regards to his power bill. Over the course of a few weeks, he continued to be overcharged on his power bill because of a broken utility in his unit. Rather than giving notice to the consumer […]

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McDonald’s Golden Arches Founded on a “Kroc” Code of Ethics

McDonalds' Code of Ethics

“The quality of a leader is reflected in the standards they set for themselves.” – Ray Kroc, McDonald’s This past weekend, I watched “The Founder” with my children. Though we rarely eat at McDonald’s, we were intrigued by Kroc’s story. The movie started off innocently with a businessman working hard on the road to sell a […]

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Our Ethical Responsibility: Making Choices Today to Avoid Hardships Tomorrow

Ethical Responsibility

On November 3, 2015, former Olympic rower Harold Backer told his wife he was going out for a bike ride and he left wearing cycling clothes and a backpack. Backer competed in rowing in the 1984, 1988, and 1992 Olympic games, but never won a medal. He graduated from Princeton University in 1985, then earned […]

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My Fight For Ethical Vigilance

Ethical Vigilance

When I was a little girl, my father used to tell me heartfelt stories about his childhood in India and many tales about his family. Unfortunately, I never got the chance to meet my grandfather, as he passed away when my father was sixteen. Banarsi Das Saraf was a freedom fighter with Mahatma Gandhi during […]

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