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Kedoshim (Leviticus 19:1 - 20:27)

Last week’s Torah portion, Acharei Mot, was full of instructions for purification by means of atonement, sacrifices, and abstention from forbidden sexual contacts.  Now that everyone’s been purified and prepped, they are ready for the next stage: Holiness. 1,108 more words

What Business Owners Should Know About Nepotism, Smelly Employees

Practically Speaking is a weekly column that addresses your most pressing business dilemmas. The advice is the opinion of long-time business owner Gene Marks. Send your questions to… 621 more words


The Hidden Curriculum of Unethical Behavior

April 17, 2016

Most teaching colleges have a code of ethics which list the standards by which an instructor must adhere.

Something that had not occurred to me, however, was how unethical behavior can form part of the hidden curriculum in our classrooms.    199 more words

Blog Posts

The personal is political.

Generally, I do not write about politics, but my often deeply personal writing is always deeply political, if by “political” one means rooted in larger forces, both seen and unseen. 260 more words


The Week in Ethics: Women Leaders Galvanize Detroit Around Justice

When things fall apart for lack of human and financial resources, becoming overwhelming, the key that enables leaders to transform the impossible to solvable is a compelling sense of greater purpose that is shared. 347 more words


The Greatest Risk to Every Organization Is...

ISO 9001:2015 is said to incorporate the idea of “risk-based thinking” throughout. But is this going to make companies function more effectively? Is the application of ISO 9001 going to ensure better governance? 584 more words

Risk Management