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From Ethics and Moral Leadership to F...

From Ethics and Moral Leadership to For-Profits, Non-Profits, and Philanthropy

This is part II of the discussion on ethics, values and moral leadership and the last of this business ethics series. The focus in on corporate social responsibility, for-profits, non-profits, and philanthropy’s ability to do both good and do well. Future topics will focus on the “corporate learning imperative”, on understanding the core competences and […]

Ethics, Values, and Moral Leadership:...

Ethics, Values, and Moral Leadership:The Enlightened Capitalist and Social Responsibility

Business ethics, values, and moral leadership isn’t just about ethics and morals– it goes to the very core of social responsibility and a life well lived. It seems one has to go through ethics and morals to get there! I wrote this article to try and put my thoughts down on the subject while they […]

Ethics and Moral Leadership Explained...

moral lens

William Hamilton @ Iman Fiqrie When I asked my father about what ethics and moral leadership was in response to my learning chronicles animation and video, his immediate response was former President Obama. I thought this was a great start to seeing and looking through the lens of someone like former President Obama. Click the […]

The Capitalist Economic Model vs Corp...

Capitalism

by William E Hamilton@Iman Fiqrie Flawed Ideals in Capitalism One of the flawed issues and nails in the coffin of the capitalist economic model as we know it today (not 100 years ago) might be that the premise of this model relies on two things; one on utilitarian social benefits resulting from profits gained by […]

The Ethics of Decision-Making

Ethics and Virtue

Many in business think it’s all about maximizing profits in a business. Shareholder value and accountable ethics don’t really matter that much. Ask Bernie Madoff, Volkswagen and others how that turned out! Accountable ethical decision-making means using a reasonable process model the next time you or your business have to make decisions involving all of […]

Society for Human Resource Management...

SHRM Membership

Progress in the product; CPLP recertification due before October (60 recertification points, maybe 45 this year), Ph.D in progress (2021), working the English as Foreign Language (EFL) advanced certification (2019) after finishing the Premier TEFL Young Learners Certification, and just became a member of the Society for Human Resource Management in preparation for the SHRM […]

Niagara Falls Hidden Figure: The Stor...

Work-Life and Workplace Balance: All ...

Expectations and Outcomes of Work-Life Balance in the Workplace: From Burnout, Productivity, Job and Life Satisfaction, Overall Health and Wellness, Motivation, and Other Factors In an interesting video on TEDx, Thurmon (2013) talks a lot about the expectations of work-life and workplace balance. In fact, quite interestingly Thurmon (2013) suggests one should be “off balance” […]

Cognitive Ability Testing

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Knowledge and skill (KS) in a workplace-oriented assessment are generally used to help improve job performance. This includes careers, KS, abilities, and competencies. Getting at a reliable and valid assessment, be it work-oriented or personality-oriented can be more than a challenge, requires skill, and more than likely, the assistance of a subject matter expert (SME). […]

Surface learning, deep learning and n...

Neurons in learning theory

by William E Hamilton@Iman Fiqrie CPLP, PhD Candidate University of the Rockies Neurons, Flickr Creative Commons Retrieved 8 Oct, 2018 Exciting News in Learning Today I’m extremely excited to be writing about a topic as exciting and important as deep learning, and doubly excited to be writing it alongside the equally important topic of neuroplasticity. […]

Introduction to Comparative Leadershi...

by William Hamilton originally written, April 30, 2018   Introduction to comparative leadership theories and the self According to Dr. Kurt Lewin, “There’s nothing so practical as a good Theory” (Christianity 9 -5, 2013, Scene Opening). The video goes on to suggest, that ten theories must be better. Servant Leadership Theory style of leadership is the […]

Training development line of sight: f...

  by William E Hamilton@Iman Fiqrie Certified Professional in Learning Performance (CPLP) From training development CPLP to line of sight and results his is the second article of My CPLP Journey. This article tries to capture the training development journey as a “line sight” to a destination. Rather than go through some arbitrary straight timeline […]

Adding value to the business: the mod...

NL65 (LCDR USN,ret), CPLP, MBA, BS, AA, ACB, CL   Figure 1. Money Map. Image from business-literacy.com, permission requested ll too often today, the modern learning professional’s role and responsibility is misunderstood. The way I learned it, is if there’s a miscommunication or misunderstanding—it’s the sender’s responsibility to help ensure the message was received correctly. […]

IMO Secretary General, his Excellency...

NL60 IMO Iman Fiqrie@William E Hamilton (LCDR USN,ret), CPLP, MBA, BS, AA, ACB, CL n 10 Aug., 16, His Excellency, IMO Secretary General, Mr. Kitack Lim, came to Malaysian Maritime Academy (MMA) for a visit here in Melaka, Malaysia. We were obviously honoured to have him and tried to make the most of his visit […]

BOD Meets in Hong Kong

NL 56 BOD HK ix directors participated in the very good meeting in Hong Kong on 8 April. Capt Chawla of Anglo-Eastern Univan provided the venue but, on the day of the meeting, he was in New Delhi. He was able to actively participate through online communication and a large screen. Apologies were received from […]

Untangling the Competence Dilemma pt ...

NL 56 Dilemma Capt. Richard Teo FNI FCILT MAICD Figure 5 – Dimensions of assessment and evaluation Competency standards Compiled below are two examples of embedded employability skills for Class 3 Marine Engineers and Master Unlimited. There are eight (8) core skills that must be addressed and embedded in all training programmes. These are:

The United Nations Sustainable Develo...

UN 2030 Goals

NL55 The United Nations Sustainable Development Goals 2030 by Iman Fiqrie@William E Hamilton, Lecturer, Malaysian Maritime Academy eems a bit odd to be talking about sustainable development in a maritime article doesn’t it? Actually, not really—just the same, many global citizens and mariners may need to do a little soul searching, rethinking and strengthening of their […]

Asia Maritime Accident Report 2015

Marina Baru 2B

NL55 Asia Accident Report 2015 by Capt Francis Lansakara FNI LLM (specialist maritime law) hen the European Union is trying to find a solution to thousands of maritime casualties from refugee boats, the Asian countries face a different scenario from safety breaches of passenger ferries, specially those cruising within inland and coastal waters. The first […]

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