Chapter Four Adhering to the Fairness Value

Ever hear the phrase, "All's fair in love and war?" Or how about, "Life just isn't fair?" Sure you have. So what is fairness? Do we need the wisdom of King Solomon to know what's fair? Is fairness different from what's just? These are the types of questions the PMI Code of Ethics and Professional Conduct hopes for us to ask of ourselves and one another.

Fairness, according to the code, is the duty to make decisions and act impartially and objectively. Our behavior as project managers is to be void of competing self-interests, prejudice, and favoritism. Sounds wonderfully complex, doesn't it?

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Project Management Made Easy

Project Management Made Easy

What you need to know about… Project Management Made Easy! Project management consists of more than just a large building project and can encompass small projects as well. No matter what the size of your project, you need to have some sort of project management. How you manage your project has everything to do with its outcome.

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