4-way Test

From the earliest days of the organization, Rotarians were concerned with promoting high ethical standards in their professional lives. One of the world's most widely printed and quoted statements of business ethics is The Four-Way Test, which was created in 1932 by Rotarian Herbert J. Taylor (who later served as RI president) when he was asked to take charge of a company that was facing bankruptcy.

This 24-word test for employees to follow in their business and professional lives became the guide for sales, production, advertising, and all relations with dealers and customers, and the survival of the company is credited to this simple philosophy. Adopted by Rotary in 1943, The Four-Way Test has been translated into more than a hundred languages and published in thousands of ways. It asks the following four questions:

"Of the things we think, say or do:

  1. Is it the TRUTH?
  2. Is it FAIR to all concerned?
  3. Will it build GOODWILL and BETTER FRIENDSHIPS?
  4. Will it be BENEFICIAL to all concerned?""
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CLUB HISTORY
One of Maysville's oldest civic organizations dating back to its founding in 1923. The Maysville Rotary Club was founded 18 years after the founding of Rotary Club in Chicago, Ill., in February 1905 by Paul P. Harris. Today, the Maysville organization has a membership of 57, which includes men and women, one of the highest member numbers in the Kentucky Rotary District 6740.
Maysville Rotary's Oktoberfest
6th Annual Maysville Oktoberfest August 10th - 11th, 2018 in Historic Downtown Maysville, Kentucky! www.maysvilleoktoberfest.org