Ethics vs. the Law

What’s the difference between ethics and the law?  Watch this episode of Ask the Ethics Guy to find out.

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When Tragedy Strikes: How Can You Help?

When a tragedy strikes, LotsaHelpingHands.com makes it easy to help.

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In light of the West Virginia coal mine tragedy, you may find yourself asking, “How can I help?” This question is especially hard to answer when misfortune hits close to home. Well, I’ve discovered a Web site that helps not only those in need but also the people who want to be of service in some way. It’s called LotsaHelpingHands, and here’s an example of how it works. Continue Reading →

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Let’s Abolish “Caveat Emptor!”

“Caveat Emptor”–Let the Buyer Beware–has been the motto of business for too long, argues Dr. Bruce Weinstein, The Ethics Guy. 

It’s time to replace it with a better slogan: “Truth Conquers All.”  Dr. Weinstein writes the ethics column for Bloomberg BusinessWeek Online, which published this podcast in text form.

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March Madness: Is it Right to Gamble at Work?

Office pools are everywhere–but are they ethical? 

Dr. Bruce Weinstein, The Ethics Guy,  writes the ethics column for BusinessWeek.com and maintains the website, TheEthicsGuy.com.
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Toyota: Sorry Seems to Be the Easiest Word

Should we praise someone who does what he or she is ethically required to do?

by: Bruce Weinstein

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Akio Toyoda, President of Toyota Motor Corporation, has apologized for his company’s debacle surrounding design flaws with various car models. Should we praise someone who does what he or she is ethically required to do? Continue Reading →

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Welcome to my Podcasts!

Welcome to the first podcast of The Ethics Guy.

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iPad = iSolation?

What are the downsides to Apple’s forthcoming iPad? 

Dr. Bruce Weinstein, The Ethics Guy,  writes the ethics column for BusinessWeek.com and maintains the website, TheEthicsGuy.com.
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