Conversation Stoppers

Have you ever been in a meeting where a colleague weaponizes skepticism in conversations about moral issues? Have you ever wondered why it feels so wrong, since skepticism and critical feedback are often keys to a healthy workplace? Getting Ethics to Work’s resident ethicist Andy Cullison and producer Kate Berry discuss skepticism and how it can turn from a normal expression of doubt into a conversation stopper. On this episode and every episode, we dig into complicated stories from the workplace and discuss the underlying moral problems these cases bring up.

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