Integrity Moments - Mar. 31, 2010

Share with your friends

 

A Whistle-Blowing Hero 
by Rick Boxx
March 31, 2010

Corporate America needs to thank whistle-blowers, instead of firing them. Matthew Lee, formerly with Lehman Brothers, is a good example.

According to The Wall Street Journal, Mr. Lee raised concerns to senior management, and the board, about the firm's accounting controls and practices. Within a few weeks Mr. Lee was fired.

We now know Mr. Lee had valid concerns. After a 14 year career with this firm it must have been difficult for him not to just go along with the inappropriate practices.

Mr. Lee modeled Exodus 23:2, "You shall not fall in with the many to do evil, nor shall you bear witness in a lawsuit, siding with the many, so as to pervert justice."

Lehman Brothers should have thanked Mr. Lee rather than fire him.

Help us continue to provide valuable biblical insights to leaders everywhere through your tax-deductible donation. Visit www.integritymoments.org to donate online now! 

For more biblical teaching and resources from Rick Boxx and the Integrity Resource Center please visit integrityresource.org.
 

 
Share with your friends

PREVIOUS DEVOTIONALS

More Devotionals
Loading
Working...