An Ethics Code for an individual serves as their guiding principles, both professional and personally. Blake Van Der Kamp believes that his principles consist of Diversity, Innovation, Knowledge, Passion, Respect, and Truth. These six areas are at the forefront of Van Der Kamp's work in the communications, education, and photography fields.
Diversity is the practice of including or involving individuals from a variety of different social and ethnic backgrounds. Thus, Van Der Kamp strives to ensure that all professional or personal endeavors seek to promote equality and equity, regardless of race, religion, gender, etc.
Through the development of new idea and practices, innovation is an essential component of Van Der Kamp's character. With diverse array of challenges arising daily, he strives to always seek both, new and old, solutions to reach any goal, objective, or aspiration.
Seeking knowledge is one of the most important of the six principle that lead Van Der Kamp. In a rapidly changing environment of media-practices, technology and an ever-growing network of ideas, he never stops asking questions and searching for answers.
With every task at hand, Van Der Kamp seeks to approach with a devotion and love for the job. Passion is an instrument that can transform work into a job, a speculator into a client, and regular duties into large organizational successes. Thus, he strives to always bring passion to the table.
Respect to others as well as respect for oneself is the pinnacle of Van Der Kamp's morals. He firmly believes that all individuals should be included, but also affirmed. Respect is an integral component of discussion and allows for disagreement while maintaining progress, professionally.
Whether it is public relations or conversations with a neighbor, Van Der Kamp believes that the truth is of the upmost importance. Adhering to the truth and honesty allows for objectivity and the truest portrayal of information as an industry professional.