Ethics Resources

Ethical decision making is a critical quality of leaders who foster high performance. Because many project managers have created thoughtful content and sought answers to common project dilemmas, we have a wealth of resources to offer.  

If you don’t find what you need here, consider researching the topic, developing content and submitting it for inclusion in Ethics Resources.

Membership Benefit

Access to most content is a benefit of membership. PMI region mentors and chapter leaders can visit the Marketing Portal for additional content that can be used at member events.

Ethics in Project Management Toolkit

These tools will help project leaders better understand ethics and professional conduct. Toolkit content can be used by individuals and groups. All tools contain instructions and supplemental guidance so they can be used most effectively.

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Research Project White Paper

A research project sought to find out if there are globally shared ethical values, or if values and ethics are shaped by factors such as age, gender, culture, role, education and industry.

Read a white paper on the findings of this research

Ethics Training courses

Ethics is part of the leadership leg of the PMI Talent Triangle (TM). Strengthen your leadership performance when you increase your knowledge of ethical conduct and your skill in addressing ethical dilemmas.

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Ethics Articles

Insight Team is an Ethics Resource

Please contact the Ethics Insight Team with questions, concerns or useful ideas. Email us at [email protected]

Ethics Code and Ethical Decision-Making Framework

Our Code guides ethical behavior and our Framework helps you make ethical choices when faced with a dilemma — available in 15 languages. See these key resources.