What are professional ethics?
This is the second post in which a friend of mine who is an accountant talks about what a profession is. I will respond to the points raised and their relevance to teaching in a subsequent post. In…
The ICAEW defines integrity as “to be straightforward and honest in all professional and business relationships”; i.e. don’t lie. This relates to the public interest aspect of professions. If the members of a professional body cannot be trusted to deal honestly in their business relationships then any work they produce cannot be relied upon by the public,