People who work in business frequently encounter and must deal with on-the-job ethical issues. Being ethical is important to the individual, the organization and the global marketplace in today’s business climate. Managers and employees alike must learn how to recognize ethical dilemmas and know why they occur. In addition, they need to be aware of the role their own ethical character plays in their decision-making process, as well as the influence of the ethical character of others. Finally, managers and employees must be able to analyze the ethical problems they encounter at work to determine an ethical resolution to these dilemmas.
Read the attached case and complete the questions. 10 points