The Home Business Alliance
Code of Ethical Business Practice
ALL MEMBERS AGREE:
endeavour to maintain a professional image at all times.
operate their own business in a LEGAL, HONEST and PROFESSIONAL
draw attention to the activity of any person(s) within
the organisation whose Membership might bring The Home Business Alliance
extend assistance or advice, wherever possible to any
fellow Home Business Alliance Members and agree that this assistance (in
whatever form it may take) be jointly decided upon and
implemented by the co-operating members themselves,
independently of Home Business Alliance (who will act as the link between
Members for this service, if required).
whilst remaining aware of the healthy competition which
exists between all businesses, Members of The Home Business Alliance are
requested to regard their membership as a Special Bond
and support a special business relationship with other
Member will purposefully undertake any actions which
could undermine or otherwise have any detrimental effect
on a fellow Home Business Alliance Member or his business activities: nor
should any Member use any specialised knowledge acquired
about fellow members for his/her self-gain.
in using The Home Business Alliance Membership symbol on their letterhead
and advertisements, members will uphold the The Home Business Alliance
Code of Ethical Business Practice, and failure to do
so will result in suspension or withdrawal of membership
and they will no longer be able to display membership
of The Home Business Alliance, nor use the Membership symbol.
resignation (i.e. lapsed subscription) will also prevent
the future use of The Home Business Alliance Membership symbol, and lapsed
members will return their Membership Certificate for
cancellation at such time.
no circumstances with The Home Business Alliance tolerate the deliberate
misuse or abuse of membership. Any person taking membership
of The Home Business Alliance with intentions of using The Home Business Alliance to give
distinction to an otherwise disreputable concern will
be subject to disciplinary procedure and their membership
may be terminated.
Members, let us uphold The Home Business Alliance as the
Home Businesses with High Standards
Home Business Alliance,
Chynoweth House, Trevissome Park, Blackwater, Truro TR4
Tel: 0871 284 5100 Fax: 0871 284
4999 (Calls to 0871 numbers cost 10p per minute)