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Title The ethical challenge : how to lead with unyielding integrity / Noel M. Tichy, Andrew R. McGill, editors.

Imprint San Francisco : Jossey-Bass, 2003.


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Edition 1st ed.
Description 1 online resource (ix, 293 pages) : illustrations.
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Series University of Michigan Business School management series
University of Michigan Business School management series.
Note Includes index.
Contents Introduction: Teaching your values and ethics will plant them across your organization / Noel M. Tichy, Andrew R. McGill -- The abuse. Business ethics reality stunned Americans as Enron, others misled investors and employees / Andrew R. McGill -- Ethics and culture of ServiceMaster sustain important values over time / C. William Pollard -- Sustaining business ethics requires teachable point of view / Jonathan Ward -- Business ethics in skeptical times / James A. Baker III -- Peripheral issues can evolve; "core ethics" must be stable / C.K. Prahalad -- We need great leader-teachers with great skills and high ethics / Robert E. Knowling Jr. -- Ethics "honor one's self" in your business behavior / Robert Dolan -- The aftermath. Values : the best tools to lead a large global organization / Jeffrey Immelt -- Competence without credibility won't win in the long run / Anjan Thakor -- Leadership dilemmas : ethical challenges can make or break a CEO / James Hackett -- Ethics and fundamental decisions : the internally directed and other-focused mindset / Robert Quinn -- Superstar entrepreneur meets today's high-bar ethics : how Trilogy is a very different software company / Joe Liemandt -- Ethics, virtuousness, and constant change / Kim Cameron -- The best ethical choices come when long-term impact rules / Tim Fort -- The ethical future. Students meet ethical dilemmas in their workplace challenges / Noel M. Tichy, Six MBA students -- Ethical markets are essential for trust, global development / E. LaBrent Chrite -- Living beautiful values every day makes focus : HOPE special / Eleanor Josaitis -- Corporate global citizenship : the ethical path for business / Noel M. Tichy, Andrew R. McGill.
Summary The need for smart leaders with vision and integrity has never been greater. Things need to change and it will not be easy. We can take a first step toward producing better business leaders by changing some of our own ideas about what it means to 'win.' Noel M. Tichy and Andrew R. McGill have brought together a stellar group of contributors from a variety of perspectives - including General Electric CEO Jeffrey Immelt, former Secretary of State James A. Baker III, and renowned management gurus Robert Quinn and C.K. Prahalad, among others, to offer insights that will help build better leaders.
Note Print version record.
Language English.
Subject Business ethics -- United States.
Leadership -- Moral and ethical aspects -- United States.
Morale des affaires -- États-Unis.
Leadership -- Aspect moral -- États-Unis.
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Business Ethics.
Business ethics. (OCoLC)fst00842675
Integrity. (OCoLC)fst00975675
Leadership -- Moral and ethical aspects. (OCoLC)fst00994713
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Tichy, Noel M.
McGill, Andrew R., 1947-
Other Form: Print version: Ethical challenge. 1st ed. San Francisco : Jossey-Bass, 2003 078796767X (DLC) 2003001612 (OCoLC)51536538
ISBN 0787970689 (electronic bk.)
9780787970680 (electronic bk.)
078796767X (alk. paper)
Standard No. AU@ 000042132070
AU@ 000042833841
AU@ 000053241735
DEBSZ 430216947
NZ1 11772230

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