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You've got to be kidding!

how to keep your job without losing your integrity

Published by John Wiley & Sons in Hoboken, N.J .
Written in English.

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Table of Contents

Part I: Take care of yourself
1. When morals become ethics: your beliefs become your behaviors
2. The age of accountability: the "my boss told me to do it" defense is no defense!
3. The twin faces of loyalty: the "new loyalty" at work is a two-way street
4. True myths? It depends!: let's see things as they really are - not as we want them to be!
5. Mea culpa - I screwed up!: how to recover from a major goof-up!
Part II: Take care of your organization
6. Zip it!: a culture of confidentiality is your goal!
7. Security is your problem (like it or not)!: you are the gatekeeper of company assets
8. Gossip over the cubicle fence: gossip can tear apart the ethical office
9. Cupid in the cubicle: dangers of the "Triple R"
10. Party up - or party down?: the worst hangover may come with a lawsuit!
11. Trick or treat: vendors can be tricksters, and they wear many masks
12. Copyright or copy wrong?: there are boundaries around intellectual property
13. To blow or not to blow: if you blow the whistle, blow wisely!!
Part III: Take care of your supervisor
14. The trouble with the boss - is the boss!
15. The dog ate my laptop: lies, lies - and more lies!
16. The XXX files: the workplace is no place for porn!
17. Abuse in the workplace: if it hurts, it's abuse - and if it happens more than once, it's harassment!
Part IV: You can keep your integrity and your job
18. Raises, not roses!: today's professional assistant has new respect!
19. The ethics of job hunting: how to look for a job while on the job
20. Start talking!: everyone chooses the ethics of their office - not just upper management and obvious victims
21. Doing the right thing never looked so right!: at the end of the day, you go home with yourself!

Edition Notes

Includes index.


Library of Congress
HD4905 .D35 2011

The Physical Object

xxiii, 288 p. ;
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9780470947517, 9781118086506, 9781118086520, 9781118086605
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