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Why Is Ethical Leadership Important?

2 March, 2020
At Cranlana Centre for Ethical Leadership’s 25th anniversary celebrations the CEO, Chair and Governor of Victoria, talk about the importance of ethical leadership.

“Ethical leadership is needed across all organisations, government departments and private sector”

Vanessa Pigrum, CEO, Cranlana Centre for Ethical Leadership

A strong ethical framework for decision making is crucial. Confidence in your moral agency and ethical leadership capacity will prepare you for the foreseen, and unforeseen, challenges of the future.

By understanding the fundamental philosophies that underpin our society, today’s leaders can learn to critically examine the ethical impact of their actions – so they can help build a better society together.

“Australia has one unique resource, and that is its people. And its people will always respond to considered, thoughtful, ethical leadership.”

Kim Williams AM

Investing in your own professional development and that of your team ensures you share an understanding of the ethical choices you and your organisation are facing.

Leaders who have done this hard work are better prepared to make the right decision at the right time for the right reason, and businesses that recognise the importance of ethics and integrity are strongly positioned to move confidently and positively into the future.