Trust is central to an economy that works.
But with the steady disintegration of the family in modern society over the last century, the role of the school in bridging the gap has become vital!
The world has entered an era of the most profound and challenging change in human history.
The more people rationalize cheating, the more it becomes a culture of dishonesty. And that can become a vicious, downward cycle. Because suddenly, if everyone else is cheating, you feel a need to cheat, too.
There is a heavy emphasis in Mormonism on initiative, on responsibility, on a work ethic, and on education. If you take those elements together with a free-enterprise system, you've got the chemistry for a lot of industry.
Management is efficiency in climbing the ladder of success; leadership determines whether the ladder is leaning against the right wall.
I believe in Coach Louis Wong. He is so much more than just a football coach.
An empowered organisation is one in which individuals have the knowledge, skill, desire, and opportunity to personally succeed in a way that leads to collective organisational success.
What is common sense isn't common practice.
There's strong data that, within companies, the No. 1 reason for ethical violations is the pressure to meet expectations, sometimes unrealistic expectations.
When it comes to developing character strength, inner security and unique personal and interpersonal talents and skills in a child, no institution can or ever will compare with, or effectively substitute for, the home's potential for positive influence.
I believe in this concept that you learn by teaching.
Some habits of ineffectiveness are rooted in our social conditioning toward quick-fix, short-term thinking.
Principles are guidelines for human conduct that are proven to have enduring, permanent value.
It's amazing how confused and distracted and misdirected so many people are.
You can retire from a job, but don't ever retire from making extremely meaningful contributions in life.
When we value correct principles, we have truth - a knowledge of things as they are.
In school, many of us procrastinate and then successfully cram for tests. We get the grades and degrees we need to get the jobs we want, even if we fail to get a good general education.
A mission statement is not something you write overnight... But fundamentally, your mission statement becomes your constitution, the solid expression of your vision and values. It becomes the criterion by which you measure everything else in your life.
If you have a family mission statement that clarifies what your purpose is, then you use that as the criterion by which you make the decisions.