Organizational and personal leadership always include an element of ethics. Modeling ethical behavior and creating an environment that supports others in being their best selves are both elements of good leadership.
At the Markkula Center for Applied Ethics, we work with people in business, government, education, health care, and technology to identify best practices in leadership ethics.
Leadership Ethics Blog
What Donald Trump Can Teach Us About Ethics and Leadership
Recognizing the fundamental difference between ethics and compliance.
What to do about the "prosperity paradox"
The Ethics Center's decision-making framework can help us build empathy.
Realities that still resonate today
On self-awareness, ingenuity, heroism and love.
Selected Leadership Articles
Stakeholders, diversity, and right relations are on the minds of people minding corporations.
The role of relational competence in board-management problems.
Lessons from Pope Francis and Exxon Mobil
Corporate leaders must embrace farsightedness in order to protect the interests of all stakeholders.