A Business Tale

A Story of Ethics, Choices, Success -- and a Very Large Rabbit

A Business Tale

Author: Marianne M. Jennings
Pub Date: February 2005
Print Edition: $12.95
Print ISBN: 9780814473221
Page Count: 128
Format: Paper or Softback

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Table of Contents

"Introduction: The Story Behind A Business Tale

The Fable

1. Edgar and Ari

Honesty Is a Tough Thing

2. Ari Goes to High School and Meets the Gang

Playing by the Rules Mean an Occasional Setback

3. Ari and the Fab Four at College

Doing the Right Thing Often Means More Work

4. The Irony of the Job Hunt

Being Ethical Means Occasionally Running Behind in the Race

5. Drew Gets Edgar a Job

Expect a Little Mockery for Playing Ethically

6. Heather Feels Sorry for Edgar and Gets Him a New Job:

(Being Ethical Means You Have to Speak Up)

7. One More Try: Steve Gives Edgar a Job

Sometimes the Ethical Route Is Opportunity Knocking

8. Edgar Starts His Own Company

The Ethical Finish First, Eventually, and with Peace of Mind

9. Steve’s Company Enters Bankruptcy

Ethical Indiscretions Haunt the “Sprinter”

10. Why Is Edgar Still Sighing?

Ethics Knocks at Everyone’s Door, but Most Fail to See It as an Opportunity

Epilogue

The Race Is Not Over Yet

Discussion of the Tale, and Action Steps for Winning in the Long Run"

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