Animals and people are kindred spirits, but far from equals.
Do I have any duty to stay on until my boss finds someone else?
Is bearing a grudge ever justified?
In my down time I do crosswords to keep my sanity. Do I have to tell my boss?
Some urges cannot be channeled and readily elevated.
Jewish tradition has a poor regard for hunting as a pastime.
Public authorities are empowered to balance affordability and availability.
What was previously a luxury may become a necessity.
Do I have to give my employee a raise?
We may be used to them, but provocative ads are spiritually harmful.
Taxes need to have both substantive and procedural fairness.
One principle of fair taxation is payment according to benefit.
A job is often more than a job.
Can a bank accept deposits from criminals?
My father has a very low income, but owns a very large house. And he's disinheriting me. Am I obligated to support him?
Spiritual danger arises when performance is given a status far beyond its marginal importance.
What's the difference between the two?
A shirking partner must bear the consequences.
Judaism commands the rich to help the poor, but doesn't condone the use of force or fraud.
A partnership is all for one and one for all.
Jewish law forbids buying stolen goods.
Don't give interested customers the run-around.
Insurance is only meant to cover a loss.
It is as forbidden to believe slanderous stories as it is to relate them.
Don't cross the line between informing and promoting.
How fair does fair consideration have to be?
Don't ask for CVs if you already know whom you will hire.
Can two wrongs make it right?
Do I have to pay someone who did work as part of the interview process?
Is anger an acceptable tool for a manager?
Can I warn my neighbors about a problematic workman they're thinking of hiring?
What circumstances justify discharging a worker?
You are not a slave to your job.
When it comes to honor and respect, the Torah gives equal status to father and mother.
Consumer products should be safe for the variety of uses that can be expected of them.
All creditors need to paid on time, but workers especially.
Hospitality is the best policy – when it is possible.
Helping singles find their soul mates is a worthy communal endeavor.
The laws of the sabbatical year were an inspiration for modern bankruptcy law.
Debtors have to be left a minimal livelihood.
Is it ever proper to advise someone to declare bankruptcy?
Sometimes it's good to apologize, even if offense was not taken.
Workers can't be expected to be in a constant state of vigilance.
Additional pitfalls to watch out for when using incentives in the workplace.
Incentives can lead to better and fairer outcomes, but they involve many ethical pitfalls.
Prudent financial oversight is a religious ideal.
Good-faith purchasers shouldn't suffer monetary loss.
Clean speech is good for your character and your workplace.
Lenders have an ethical responsibility not to put borrowers in an untenable situation.
Sometimes walking away from your mortgage makes economic and ethical sense.