When is the best time to start ethics and values training? I suppose the obvious-sounding answer is, "Today at the latest!" However, if you are looking to end up with the very most effective ethics and values training, that answer may not really suffice.
The one thing over which we all have control is our reputation. We can be known as reasonable or unreasonable. We can be known as extremely smart or not so smart; but, above all, it is important that we be known as people who keep our word – as people who can be trusted…
As a program of BBB’s Center for Character Ethics, the Laws of Life Essay Contest invites high school students to share the “laws” that influence their thoughts and actions, and help them make daily decisions.
After much anticipation, Better Business Bureau Serving Central, Northern and Western Arizona (BBB) reveals the 2013 BBB Business Ethics Awards winners during its 12th annual dinner.
BBB Center for Character Ethics' current workforce programming has been designed to increase marketplace trust by providing practical character ethics and ethical habits training for leaders serving our current workforce.
The BBB Torch Awards for Ethics, a national award-winning “educate & recognize” program, is the premier public recognition of organizations that intentionally pursue the six TRUST! Principles of EthicalEnterprising. BBB Business Ethics Awards alumni benefit from ongoing program support and partner with the BBB to showcase and share their organization’s best practices on the web to inspire others to join the quest for optimal enterprising.
On a local level, the BBB of Greater Arizona has been recognizing companies for their commitment to the highest levels of integrity and ethics for the past 10 years through its Business Ethics Awards.
The BBB Best Practices Seminar Series are tutorials that orient organizational leaders to the UncommonSense and EthicalEnterprising frameworks. Participants are coached and encouraged to create an intentional culture at work that improves the culture and readies the organization to qualify as a candidate for the BBB Torch Award.
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This employee survey is designed and field-tested for participants to measure their organization’s ethical culture. The EthicalEnterprising Survey Assessment is available for leaders to benchmark and assess their progress leveraging the BBB Center for Character Ethics’ tools.
“In Pursuit of Ethics” generates in-depth discussion of ethical issues with group audiences. It offers reenactment of real-life situations where the audience sets the direction of the program by making decisions for the characters. With five different scenarios, “In Pursuit of Ethics” addresses ethical dilemmas that anyone might encounter. It is not another boring speech - it is interactive! All options have consequences…and they aren’t always predictable!
This BBB Center for Character Ethics offers a tool box of quick web-based self-tutorials that help busy leaders reacquaint themselves with our BBB key tools: the UncommonSenseSM Framework for Leadership Character Ethics and the EthicalEnterprising Framework for building organizational trust.
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