Winners Play By the Rules: Keep Your Moral Compass

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Pearson Education, Feb 1, 2010 - Business & Economics - 10 pages

This is the eBook version of the printed book.

This Element is an excerpt from Winners Never Cheat: Even in Difficult Times (ISBN: 9780137009039) by Jon M. Huntsman. Available in print and digital formats.

How to keep your moral compass pointed toward “true North”--even when those around you are compromising their ethics.

No one is raised in a moral vacuum. Every mentally balanced human recognizes basic right from wrong. Whether a person is brought up Christian, Jew, Buddhist, Muslim, Hindu, Unitarian, New Age, a freethinker, or an atheist, he or she is taught from toddler on that you shouldn’t lie, steal, cheat, or be deliberately rude, and there are consequences for doing so….

 

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Jon M. Huntsman is chairman and founder of Huntsman Corporation. He started the firm with his brother Blaine in 1970. By 2000, it had become the world's largest privately held chemical company and America's biggest family owned and operated business, with more than $12 billion in annual revenues before going public in early 2005. He was a special assistant to the president in the Nixon White House, was the first American to own controlling interest of a business in the former Soviet Union, and is the chairman of the Board of Overseers for Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, his alma mater. Mr. Huntsman also served on the boards of numerous major public corporations and organizations, including the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and the American Red Cross. The Huntsman businesses fund the foundation that is the primary underwriter for the Huntsman Cancer Institute, a leader in the prevention, early diagnosis, and humane treatment of cancer.

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