We all shade the truth at times in the name of sparing someone else’s feelings or saving them from embarrassment (or keeping ourselves in our boss’ good graces). But when do these harmless shadings of the truth cross to unabashed lies? Or worse still, when do our fibs become damaging to ourselves and the company?
Help employees consider honesty as the best policy with this zany scene from Jim Carrey’s comedy “Liar Liar.”
What types of white lies do you tell at the office?
What motivates you to tell a white lie?
When could a white lie damage your reputation or the company?
How can you overcome the urge to lie when the truth is necessary?
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Tags: employees, ethics, ethics and compliance