Principles of honest businessPresentation Transcript
PRINCIPLES OFHONEST BUSINESS
Accepted standards of business ethics vary from place to place.However Bible principles can be used as a foundation for ethical decision-making. Honest business practices have the following six characteristics:
TruthfulPrinciple:“Do not be lying to one another.”- Colossians 3:9.
DependablePrinciple:“Just let your word yes mean Yes, you’re No, No”.– Matthew 5:37.
TrustworthyPrinciple:“Do not reveal the confidential talk of another”. –Proverbs 25:9.
HonestPrinciple: “You are not to accept a bribe, for thebribe blinds clear-sighted men”. – Exodus 23:8.
FairPrinciple:“All things, therefore, that you want men to do toyou, you also must likewise do to them.”– Matthew 7:12.
LegalPrinciple:“Render to all their dues, to him, who calls for thetax, the tax.” – Romans 13:7.