Clarifying Personal Values

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Appendix C

Clarifying Personal Values

Each of you will be faced with numerous moral and ethical dilemmas throughout your career. To be prepared to make these ethical decisions, it is helpful to clarify your personal values, and morals before you are faced with an ethical dilemma. Review the following list of values and create a list of the five values most important to you in making decisions.

acceptance
accomplishment
adventure
ambition
assertiveness
beauty
bravery
compassion
competence
conformity
creativity
customer satisfaction
discipline
diversity
equality
fairness
flexibility
freedom
honor
humility
loyalty
obedience
order
power
promise keeping
respect
responsibility
risk taking
service
success
teamwork
tradition
trust
understanding
winning

| |List of Five Important Values | |1 |Compassion | |2 |Customer satisfaction | |3 |Flexibility | |4 |Responsibility | |5 |Trust |

0. What commonalities do you see in the values you have chosen? One of the main commonalities I see in the five values I have chosen is the fact that it seems like these would be five really good attributes in someone who likes to serve others.

2. How do these values affect your ethical decision-making?
I believe all five of these values help me to make ethical decisions. Just for example I feel Compassion would help me to be caring and understanding in many situations that might arise. Customer...
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