PLN Presents "Why Ethics Matter in Business" with Author Marianne M. Jennings

     The Peer Learning Network (PLN) Major Partners and the Zig Ziglar Center for Ethical Leadership at Southern Nazarene University (SNU), invite you to attend the Peer Learning Network on October 8, 2009 on the campus of SNU in the Royce Brown Business Building located at 6729 N.W. 39th in Bethany, OK.  Hear author, professor, and expert in business ethics, Marianne M. Jennings discuss business ethics in her presentation titled, "Why Ethics Matter in Business and Why We Forget Them So Easily." Come ready to engage in conversation about "doing the right thing" in business and how to avoid ethical collapses.  Registration is required.  To register, go to


Professor Marianne Jennings is a member of the Department of Management in the W.P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University (ASU) and is a professor of legal and ethical studies in business. At ASU she teaches graduate courses in the MBA program in business ethics and the legal environment of business. Jennings has authored hundreds of articles in academic, professional and trade journals. Currently she has six textbooks and monographs in circulation. Her latest book, The Seven Signs of Ethical Collapse was published by St. Martin’s Press in July 2006. Her books have been translated into five languages. 

Jennings columns have been syndicated around the country, and her work has appeared in the Wall Street Journal, the Chicago Tribune, the New York Times, Washington Post, and the Reader's Digest. She has been a commentator on business issues on All Things Considered for National Public Radio.  She has conducted more than 300 workshops and seminars in the areas of business, personal, government, legal, academic and professional ethics.  Jennings has appeared on CNBC, CBS This Morning, the Today Show, and CBS Evening News. 

The Peer Learning Network was established by Southern Nazarene University in 1995 and facilitated by the Zig Ziglar Center for Ethical Leadership.  Together the CEO and leadership teams of Oklahoma-based companies have committed to be Major Partners in the Peer Learning Network. Partners utilize PLN for the purpose of professional development--members pool resources and thereby hear world-class presenters, share management, leadership and planning ideas and network with a wide array of successful Oklahoma company representatives. 

To register for the “Why Ethics Matter in Business and Why We Forget Them So Easily” go to deadline to register is Tuesday, October 6.