Integrity and what it means.

Michele Elizabeth

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Integrity is something we all like to believe we have yet it seems to be in short supply and much of that is to do with the misconception of what it actually means.

Yes it means honesty and a strong moral and ethical standard but it goes further than that

it’s defined as a “concept of consistency of actions, values, methods, measures, principles, expectations, and outcomes. In ethics, integrity is regarded as the honesty and truthfulness or accuracy of one’s actions”

The key point that is often overlooked is that these thought systems need to be backed up by consistent action. You need to put your money where your mouth is, day in and day out regardless of whatever else is going on or whoever is watching.

Acting with integrity requires conscious awareness, to be aware of your own actions and how they reflect your beliefs. Integrity comes from the…

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