Resources For Unleashing the Positive Power of Ethical Leadership™

Unusually clear resources to help you lead ethically in a complex world.  Based on research by Author and Top 100 Thought Leader in Trustworthy Business Linda Fisher Thornton. 

7 Lenses (2013 Book and Framework by Linda Fisher Thornton)

Making Decisions Like Global Citizens

About the Book 7 Lenses

Lens 1 Profit

Profit-Based Ethics: The Mindset Behind It

Precautionary Principle: Profiting With Care

Lens 2 Law

Which of These is Ethical Leadership?

Compliance With Laws Isn’t Ethical Leadership (There’s More)

Lens 3 Character

Why We Need a Strong Moral Center

Ethics is About What’s Right (Not Who’s Right)

Lens 4 People

People-Based Ethics: The Mindset Behind It

It’s Not About Us

Honoring Human Rights is Essential

Lens 5 Communities

Leadership Responsibility: The Movement

What is Conscious Capitalism?

Lens 6 Planet

Sustainability is a Mindset, Not a Job

10 Guides to Sustainable Business

Are Sustainable Businesses Ethical?

Lens 7 Greater Good

 What is the Greater Good?

Making a Difference in the World


“21 Question Assessment: How Current is My Message About Ethics?” (Assessment)

“Leading the Conversation About Ethical Leadership” (Discussion Guide)

“When is a Decision an Ethical One?”


“Managing Ethical Leadership as a Performance System” (Ethical Performance Management Model)

“Building an Ethical Leadership Culture (Webcast)”

“Proactivity, Performance and Potential”

“Understanding and Preventing Ethical Leadership Failures”


“16 Trends Shaping the Future of Ethical Leadership”

“Business Leader Future: A Sketch”

”Becoming Business Leader Future”

“8 Posts (and a Trend Report) on Global Thinking”

Learning – Individual

7 Lenses: Learning the Principles and Practices of Ethical Leadership (Foreword by Stephen M. R. Covey) (book)

“Ethical Leadership is a Journey”

“Leading in a Systems World”

Learning - Organizational

7 Lenses: Learning the Principles and Practices of Ethical Leadership (Foreword by Stephen M. R. Covey) (book)

Developing the Ethical Leader of the Future

“15 Ways to Encourage Moral Growth in Leadership”


“What Ethical Leaders Believe”

“Inside the Mind of an Ethical Leader” (Guest Post)

“Leading Ethically in 2014 (The Mindset and Action Steps)”

7 Lenses

7 Lenses™


The Book That Clearly Answers the Question “What is Ethical Leadership?”


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Leading in Context Services Include Performance System Alignment to Bring the Ethical into Everyday Leadership, Speaking and Book Talks, 7 Lenses™ Training, and a 7 Lenses™ Leader Learning Video Series.




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