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Each week I publish the free "Weekly Ethics Thought" covering the general areas of business and professional ethics as well as values-driven business initiatives. Though it is not focused exclusively on local government ethics, most of the ideas provided can be easily adapted and adopted by those in municipal government. Like to give it a try? Just enter your email address to the right and hit 'submit' to start your free subscription. (Your email address will never be shared or sold!)
Business and professional ethics commentary and links to other online ethics resources can be found by following Christopher Bauer and Bauer Ethics Seminars on Twitter. (Twitter name is "@ethicstweet")
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"A terrific book on ethics. Well done!" Stephen M. R. Covey (Best-selling author of "The Speed of Trust")
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Interested in other types of resources? I am always happy to recommend books, assessments, websites, and other types of tools and resources when I can. If there's something you're looking for, just let me know using the contact form to the right. I'll be happy to help if at all possible.
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