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Wendy Ewurum commented on Robin Jackson's blog post A question of ethics.
"I think as long as I have not approached the client I could get away with it and but there's also the issue of when exactly after I leave would take this client over (a week / six months?). I think the best approach is perhaps discussing…"
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Themba Peter Mpofu commented on Robin Jackson's blog post A question of ethics.
"This is a difficult one, Robin. Whatever happens, company A will tend to suspect you of stealing their clients. In the absence of the restraint of trade agreement, one cannot be held back from doing this. In most cases, the bond and trust created…"
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Helene Strauss commented on Robin Jackson's blog post A question of ethics.
"I do think that this is a no-no. The employer established the initial relationship with the client; there are usually costs involved ito marketing, etc. Definitely not comfortable with this..."
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A question of ethics.

Do you think it is unethical business practice to take clients from your old employer when you start your own company?Here is the scenario: Facilitator works for company A as a permanent employee and facilitates training courses for Client. Facilitator then decides to leave company A and become an independent consultant. Client then decides to stick with Facilitator and use him directly for future training as Facilitator is familiar with the processes.Is it unethical for Facilitator to do this?See More
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A question of ethics.

Posted on February 14, 2011 at 17:13 3 Comments

Do you think it is unethical business practice to take clients from your old employer when you start your own company?



Here is the scenario: Facilitator works for company A as a permanent employee and facilitates training courses for Client. Facilitator then decides to leave company A and become an independent consultant. Client then decides to stick with Facilitator and use him directly for future training as Facilitator is familiar with the processes.



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