Ethics for Management Consultants

  title={Ethics for Management Consultants},
  author={Flemming Poulfelt},
  journal={Global Business Issues eJournal},
  • F. Poulfelt
  • Published 1 April 1997
  • Psychology
  • Global Business Issues eJournal
Management consultants and their moral standards and behaviour have been questioned and caricatured, but it is not sufficiently appreciated that they frequently have to operate in situations which are characterized by ambiguity, ignorance, uncertainty and sensitivity and they cannot always simply apply ethical rules in cooperating with their clients. In addition, more attention should be given to the ethics of the client, and “dual ethics” should be a joint concern. Research among consultants… 
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