5 Ways to Cause Trouble for Yourself

not teaching, still THINKING … Trouble finds us easily enough, but sometimes we cause trouble for ourselves — especially when our personal and professional interests intermingle. Here are five ways we could cause that trouble. Recognize them. Avoid them. Keep your boss in the dark about any conflict of interest, hoping it will go away […]

April 25: Troubles? You can avoid them!

For the month of April, our blog will be devoted to polishing your professional skills. Everything you need to know about courtesy, manners and common sense. And we do mean “need” to know. APRIL 25 When it comes to credibility, you are the best person to protect it. Keep yourself above reproach. Make wise personal decisions […]

Tips for making ethical decisions

A story in today’s New York Times under the headline, “Inquiry Poses a Quandary for Cuomo,” covers many aspects of making an ethical decision. The news in this story is that New York Gov. David Paterson has asked Attorney General Andrew Cuomo “to look into allegations that he or others in his administration had interfered […]