Project Management Ethics and Professional Conduct – Part 3

“Goodness is about character - integrity, honesty, kindness, generosity, moral courage, and the like. More than anything else, it is about how we treat other people.” Dennis Prager “Respect for ourselves guides our morals; respect for others guides our manners” Laurence Sterne This blog is going to discuss the “Respect” Standard referenced in the Project Management Institute (PMI)® Code of Ethics and Professional Conduct. All quotes below are from that document, and a lin

Project Management Ethics and Professional Conduct – Part 1

“Education without values, as useful as it is, seems rather to make man a more clever devil.” C. S. Lewis “Victory has a thousand fathers, but defeat is an orphan.” John F. Kennedy No one likes to be blamed when things go wrong, but taking responsibility is a big part of being a good Project Manager. It easy to “own” the project when all the Earned Value and Quality reports look good, but how do you react when things are going wrong? Over the past couple of weeks I discu