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Is the question ‘WIIFM’?
“What’s in it for me?” (WIIFM)
This is the modus operandi most human beings use when making any decision in life. Mostly, making decisions based on this mentality does not cross any of the moral or ethical boundaries that guide society. However, what happens when the ‘WIIFM’ crosses the boundaries of ethics?
Daily, we are confronted by news reports which continually unveil corrupt activities. Of late, there have been email leaks alluding to clandestine operations, the implication of government officials in self-enrichment schemes, poor management of taxpayers’ money, as well as corporate giants supporting suspicious business transactions. For too long there has been a perception that corruption is a victimless crime. However, corruption robs our youth of opportunities and impacts the lives of everyone in any society. Read More...