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CPT Sponsors Student Leadership Conference

Public Trust is sponsoring a Student Leadership Conference in Point Clear, Alabama, from June 22-23, 2011. A select group of outstanding college students will participate in this interactive and high-energy learning experience. Studentsfrom New York to New Mexico will take part in this one and one-half day event to discuss ethical leadership and how to…

Good Reads – Summer 2011

It was pure providence that I didn’t like the first two books I started reading for this column. Because I had named this column “Good Reads,” I believed I was obligated to continue my search for books that I could recommend. I finally found Join the Club, How Peer Pressure Can Transform the World, by…

The Ethics of Social Media

So your company hasn’t had an OMG moment over Facebook ethics? As they say, Good Luck With That. It has been almost a decade since Congress passed the Sarbanes-Oxley Act in the wake of the Enron, Tyco and WorldCom scandals, seeking to put in place a variety of measures to protect investors and address standards…

Vice President’s Voice – Summer 2011

WOW- the Ethics Network. Our team has worked so hard on creating this new program. Not just on the concept and the virtual membership components, but also on the timely and informative Webinars Ethics Network members will truly appreciate. Why Join? Because the Ethics Network allows you to define yourself as an individual who values…

Good News – Summer 2011

Think Pink What does a line of snack foods have to do with a cure for breast cancer? Typically not much, but think pink and you’ve got a different answer. The Pink Snack & Beverage Company is deeply committed to supporting organizations that help people live more productive and fulfilling lives during their challenge with…

The Ethics Network

The Ethics Network is a new, dynamic initiative being launched by the NASBA Center for the Public Trust to engage individuals who are inspired by, and want to inspire, ethical leadership. This is a membership program for those who want to begin creating a community focused on advancing and promoting business ethics within their profession…

Calling All College Students

Winter 2011 NASBA CPT Announces 2011 Ethics in Action Student Video Competition College students across the U.S. have a chance to showcase their creativity in the CPT’s national video competition. This month, the CPT launches “Ethics in Action,” its student video competition, an opportunity for college and university students to unleash their creativity while focusing…

Good Reads – Winter 2011

Winter 2011   Featuring an appealing foreword by Stephen R. Covey, Multipliers, How the Best Leaders Make Everyone Smarter, by Liz Wiseman with Greg McKeown, seemed sure to be a good bet, and it was. Multipliers is a very practical, well written leadership book that describes two types of high-level managers that are on opposite…

The Ethics of Multitasking

Winter 2011 Stop the multitasking madness: Put down the iPod and your BlackBerry, and pay attention to the task at hand I’ll never forget how great I thought it was when I first discovered multitasking on my computer. Suddenly it was possible to switch between tasks seamlessly; with multiple windows, tabs, and programs open simultaneously.…