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May 9th, 2013

Center for Christian Business Ethics Today Conference

October 11, 2014
New York, NY

Fourth Annual Business Ethics Conference: 1st Commandment We invite you to join as we endeavor to challenge and encourage one another to go forth and to be a blessing by engaging in business from the vantage point of God's world. The Conference program is made up of an assortment of keynote...

Channel(s): Ethics, Events
February 16th, 2013

Busted! Are You Stealing From Your Company?

In this High Calling blog J.B. Wood, senior vice president of Clemens Food Group, discusses how taking money is not the only way people steal from their employers.

Channel(s): Doing Your Job, Ethics
January 31st, 2013

Biblical Principles Drive Camcraft and Make It a Great Place to Work

The Bertsche family is serious about glorifying God and creating great places to work for their employees. Those two components go together, and it shows in the joy that employees have as they do their work. It's not surprising that Camcraft won Industry Week's Best Plant Award! Camcraft is...

November 19th, 2012

Best Books on Faith and Work

The past few decades, numerous books have been written on integrating faith and work. We've created an annotated list of the best books on theology of work, calling and vocation, business and ethics, practical application, prayer, leadership and engaging culture.   Title, Author...

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October 23rd, 2012

Is Investment Banking God’s Work?

When it comes how most people view the multi-trillion dollar banking industry, words like loathe, cynicism, and distrust come to mind. A writer a Rolling Stone magazine, for example, described Goldman Sachs as “a great vampire squid wrapped around the face of humanity, relentlessly...

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October 15th, 2012

A Yellen Reputation

Last week the President announced that he planned to nominate Janet Yellen to Chair the Federal Reserve Bank. If approved, she’ll be the first woman to ever hold that post. Wow! There’s a lot being said and written about Ms. Yellen’s political and economic views, but what strikes me is that...

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October 9th, 2012

It Is No Shame to Work for Money

Is there such thing as a Christian perspective of compensation?  What constitutes fair pay, and how should it be determined?  John Terrill, from Seattle Pacific's Center for Integrity in Business, offers practical guidelines, for both employers and employees, on this complex and personal...

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October 5th, 2012

Integrity in Leaders in Short Supply

As politicos, journalists, and world leaders question each other's grasp of reality at the national and international level, the rest of us wonder who's really telling the truth. Sadly, truth-telling is becoming a slippery attribute. Even if you're not a cable news junkie (I confess I watch...

September 11th, 2012

Corporations are People—For Good or For Bad

At the 2012 Democratic Convention, Elizabeth Warren proclaimed, "Corporations are not people." First Things contributor Andreas Widmer has a different perspective: At the center of every major business crisis or success are moral decisions made by human beings, not organizations. The...

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August 8th, 2012

Spiritual Health Assessment

Do you believe there is a spiritual difference between your work and the work of your pastor? In other words, do you believe pastors and other full-time ministry professionals have a higher calling? A word of caution for those who answer Yes: You are placing yourself in a...