Money and power are sexier than ethics?

I have worked in marketing for over 30 years and I agree. One of the biggest issues (my opinion) is that the primary goal of a corporation is to make profit for its shareholders. Man, if that’s not a stipulation that excuses all sorts of choices, I don’t know what is. Too often it leads to people behaving in exactly the way you describe.

Who’s Your Hero?

Another funny place I see the same concept played out is who we set up as modern day heroes. Here’s one example; Bill Gates has dedicated his life to eradicating malaria and convincing the richest people in the world to leave the lion’s share of their money to eradicate poverty.

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