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What is Conscientious Enterprises? We chose these words very carefully

Conscientious (conscience) + Enterprise = Us

Within those words the greek and latin roots reveals the meaning of each. Let’s dust off webster to learn more. Okay, I’ll just pull up their webpage and take some screen shots.

 

Conscientious:

Very careful about doing what you are supposed to do : concerned with doing something correctly. Governed by or conforming to the dictates of conscience.

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conscience:

Greek/Latin breakdown:

  • con- with
  • sci- know

The part of the mind that makes you aware of your actions as being either morally right or wrong
a : the sense or consciousness of the moral goodness or blameworthiness of one’s own conduct, intentions, or character together with a feeling of obligation to do right or be good
b : a faculty, power, or principle enjoining good acts
c : the part of the superego in psychoanalysis that transmits commands and admonitions to the ego

ce definition conscience

Enterprise:

  • a project or activity that involves many people and that is often difficult
  • a business organization
  • the ability or desire to do dangerous or difficult things or to solve problems in new ways
  1. a project or undertaking that is especially difficult, complicated, or risky
  2. readiness to engage in daring or difficult action : initiative <showed great enterprise in dealing with the crisis>
  3. a unit of economic organization or activity; especially : a business organization
  4. a systematic purposeful activity <agriculture is the main economic enterprise among these people>

ce definition enterprise

 

Conscientious + Enterprise =

Of an Enterprise, wishing to do what is morally right, especially to do one’s work or duty well and thoroughly.

Now, how do we define what is morally right. The only way to learn that is to read our blog, or contact us and sit down for coffee. We are in Northern, MN and would love to meet you.

 

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