Gifts
Gifts
Thinking about giving a gift to someone in your office? Have you ever wondered if accepting that gift was the right thing to do? As a Federal Government Employee, you have been placed in a position of trust and are held to a high standard of ethical conduct. For more information, please contact your agency's ethics officer. DON'T DO THIS!
Too Many Hats
Too Many Hats
Applying for a second job? Interested in writing a book, volunteering in the community, or teaching a class? Your agency may require prior approval before engaging in certain outside activities. As a Federal Government Employee, you have been placed in a position of trust and are held to a high standard of ethical conduct. DON'T EVEN THINK OF DOING THIS!
Let's Do Lunch
Let's Do Lunch
Bids are in. One bidder would like to take you to lunch. Ask yourself: 1) Is this a gift I can accept? 2) How would this look to an outsider? As a Federal Government Employee, you have been placed in a position of trust and are held to a high standard of ethical conduct. For more information, please contact your agency's ethics office. WERE YOU REALLY THINKING AT ALL?
Impartiality
Impartiality
Would a reasonable person question your involvement with that project? How would your actions be interpreted on the evening news? As a Federal Government Employee, you have been placed in a position of trust and are held to a high standard of ethical conduct. WHAT NOT TO DO!