Topic: Aptitude and foundational values for Civil Service , integrity, impartiality and non-partisanship, objectivity, dedication to public service, empathy, tolerance and compassion towards the weaker sections.
6) Integrity is the bridge between responsibility in private and professional life. Give your opinion in this regard with suitable illustrations.(250 words)
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Why this question:
The question intends to evaluate the significance of integrity as a key virtue in bridging private and professional life.
Key demand of the question:
One must bring out the importance of integrity as a key value.
Structure of the answer:
In brief define what integrity is.
Explain that Integrity is the quality of being honest and having strong moral principles. Integrity means following your moral or ethical convictions and doing the right thing in all circumstances, even if no one is watching you. Having integrity means you are true to yourself and would do nothing that demeans or dishonors you.
Discuss with suitable case study or an example as to how it can bridge the private and professional life.
Conclude by reasserting its importance.