3 Basic Steps for Leading Through Ethical Issues

Thinking May 30, 2016 By: Mark Athitakis

It can be difficult for association leaders to identify an issue as an ethical one, let alone address it. A newly developed flowchart can help them make those assessments.

Associations can be full of ethical landmines. How do you handle conflicts of interest on your board? Comped trips to exotic locations for your meetings staff? Staffers accepting gifts at tradeshows? The answers aren't always simple, which is why the most common (and unfortunate) response to such dilemmas is to turn a blind eye to them....