Many people found the message of kindness and respect in Joe Biden's inauguration speech last week really inspiring.

The new US President issued a stern warning to his incoming staff in an address delivered via video conference from the White House.

Joe Biden is paving a way for consistency and fairness in the workplace. 

"If you're ever working with me and I hear you treat another colleague with disrespect, talk down to someone, I promise you I will fire you on the spot," Mr Biden said.

Yseult Freeney, Professor of Organisational Psychology at Dublin City University's Business School, tells The Business just how important kindness is in the world of work.

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