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Nominations Open for Bill Daniels Ethical Leader of the Year Award

We are looking for local leaders that show exceptional integrity in business! The University of Colorado Denver Business School calls for nominations of local leaders committed to ethical business practices for the 2017 Bill Daniels Ethical Leader of the Year Award. Now in its third year, the award program will honor the winner on Thursday, November […]

Jennifer Alderfer speaks from the Heart Level about the Power of Compelling Communication

Integrate. Compassion. Accountability. Respect. Experience.  These powerful words form the foundation of ICARE and the emphatic message that Jennifer Alderfer, President and Chief Executive Officer at HCA/HealthONE’s North Suburban Medical Center, recently presented at the CU Denver Business School Alumni Network’s Back to Business Speaker Series.

A Timely Ethics Lesson from a Seasoned Entrepreneur

On April 5, 2017, Chris Franks, a local entrepreneur and business advisor hosted CU Denver Business School students for the April session of Lunch with Leaders (LwL). A new program sponsored by the Daniels Fund Ethics Initiative at the University of Colorado Denver Business School, LwL matches successful business owners with Business School students to […]

Lunch with Leaders: A Rewarding Conversation on Ethics

L to R: Brian Yormack (student), Bob Shanahan, and Heidi Spurgeon (student) When we think about business ethics, corporations like Enron, Volkswagen and Audi immediately come to mind. In reality, ethical dilemmas in the workplace are common, and they’re generally not the widely publicized scandals we see on the news. The inaugural session of Lunch […]

Former HealthSouth CFO Discusses Fallout from Multi-billion Dollar Fraud Scandal

On November 30, 2016, University of Colorado Denver students learned about the very serious repercussions that come with financial fraud. Nearly 130 students, faculty and alumni joined the Daniels Fund Ethics Initiative at the University of Colorado Denver Business School to hear the story of Weston Smith, former Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of the HealthSouth […]

Kate Paul Named 2016 Bill Daniels Ethical Leader of the Year

More than 300 local business leaders gathered at the Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce State of Small Business event to celebrate the achievements of Kate Paul, the recipient of the 2016 Bill Daniels Ethical Leader of the Year award. View a video honoring the 2016 Bill Daniels Ethical Leader of the Year, Kate Paul. The […]

Daniels Fund Ethics Initiative at the CU Denver Business School Hosts Panel Discussion on Ethical Leadership in Business

DENVER, October 4, 2016—When you hear “business ethics,” what’s the first thing that comes to mind? A lack of ethical behavior in many well-known organizations? Corporations like Wells Fargo, Volkswagen, even the NFL Patriots’ Deflategate—They’ve all been widely criticized for unethical behavior. So how can you define an ethical corporate culture if these huge organizations […]