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Upper Class Tends to be Unethical…It’s a Learned Behavior

One particular stereotype concerns money and it’s this: Rich people are less ethical than others. The corollary is that poor folk are more honest and ethical. These are stereotypes that are ingrained in most cultures across the globe. It’s even become part of current election rhetoric in the U.S.
Well, there’s new research that shows this old saw may be true.

How Do You Fix Your Reputation After An Ethical Lapse?

It’s nice to be on the right side of ethics, but sometimes we falter. We’re only human. So the question becomes: How do you rebuild your reputation after an ethical or even legal lapse in judgment?