Unethical Behavior In The Workplace Essays and Term Papers

  • Unethical Behavior in the Workplace

    Assignment 1: Unethical Behavior in the Workplace Annette Fininen Prof. Milo BUS 300 January 29, 2013 Assignment 1: Unethical Behavior in the Workplace The dictionary defines ethical as “conforming to accepted standards: consistent with agreed principles of correct moral...

      1152 Words | 4 Pages   Business ethics, Sexual harassment, Whistleblower, Sexism

  • Identification and Reduction of Unethical Behaviors in the Workplace

    Unethical Behavior in the Workplace: Causes and Corrections Lisa Witzel University of Central Oklahoma Ethics and Organizations Ethics As the lines between what is moral and ethical and what is not becomes more blurred, it is important more than ever...

      1849 Words | 8 Pages   Business ethics, Ethics

  • The Role of Leaders in Influencing Unethical Behavior in the Workplace

    Influencing Unethical Behavior in the Workplace Linda Klebe Treviño Michael E. Brown A fter years of focusing on explaining and predicting positive employee attitudes (e.g., job satisfaction, employee commitment) and behaviors (e.g., employee citizenship, work performance), organizational behavior researchers...

      12791 Words | 43 Pages   Moral psychology, Civic virtue (organizational citizenship behavior dimension), Lawrence Kohlberg, Transformational leadership

  • To Win The Fight Against Unethical Behavior In The Workplace

    To win the fight against unethical behavior in the workplace, a business must establish a universal ethical standard, defined by Kelly & McGowen (2012) as “ethical norms that apply to all people across a broad spectrum of situations” (p.48). The first important action is having a written code of conduct...

      357 Words | 1 Pages  

  • Unethical Behavior

    Impacts of Unethical Behavior Unethical actions can affect millions of individuals creating hardship in personal lives. The Enron case directly created this action. The accountants are given the duty of figuring and providing information of a company’s financial standing. This information provides investors...

      609 Words | 2 Pages   Public Company Accounting Oversight Board, Financial Accounting Standards Board, Accounting, Sarbanes–Oxley Act

  • Unethical Behavior

    Unethical Behavior Article Analysis ACC/291 Unethical behavior can occur in any profession and cause damage to many people. Unethical practices and behavior in the accounting world can be very serious and cause a lot of problems for a lot of people. There are many types of things that are done...

      421 Words | 2 Pages   Sarbanes–Oxley Act, Accounting, Business ethics

  • Unethical Behavior

    Unethical Behavior By: Ashly Pappas CJA/473 It’s sad to say that employees in almost every business will encounter unethical behavior. When employees see other employees doing something wrong because of the company’s standards, so this makes employees question what is right and wrong. When employees...

      831 Words | 3 Pages  

  • Unethical Behaviors

    accelerators) and sent them out to be sold to customers knowingly these vehicles were dangerous to individuals (Patton, J., & Estep, B.,2010).. Unethical behavior includes the Japanese purposely failing to mention the defect in the accelerator system so they could keep up their sales to become the number...

      413 Words | 2 Pages  

  • unethical behavior

    What is the most important influence on ethical behavior in the workplace http://smallbusiness.chron.com/important-influence-ethical-behavior-workplace-41952.html The most important influence on ethical behavior in the workplace is overall company culture, which determines whether employees are valued...

      476 Words | 1 Pages   Organizational culture

  • UNETHICAL BEHAVIOR

    Unethical Behavior Article Week 5 ACC/291 Accountants are expected to adhere to standards of ethical conduct. The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) CPAS must adhere to professional ethical standards ( HYPERLINK http//www.aicpa.org www.aicpa.org) and Institute of Management accountants...

      645 Words | 1 Pages   Enron scandal, Internal control, Sarbanes–Oxley Act, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants

  • Unethical Behavior

    standards in the workplace. Employees having a high ethical standard are paramount to the success of any organization and acting in an unethical manner will almost ultimately destroy it. This essay will provide some basic ethical guidelines that apply to organizations, why unethical behavior is happening...

      1160 Words | 4 Pages   Organizational culture, Leadership, Ethics, Business ethics

  • Unethical Behavior

    Review Introduction Ethics in business has been asserted to be the most important problem facing American companies today. The issue of unethical behavior has recently become the focus of media attention in wake of scandals in companies such as Enron, WorldCom, and Tyco International. (Chen and...

      2015 Words | 8 Pages   Workplace politics, Organizational justice, Performance appraisal, Procedural justice

  • unethical behavior

     (Rouse, 2010) RES/351 February 15, 2014 Unethical Behavior In the year 2004 young billionaire Mark Zuckerberg was tried for accusations or unethical behavior regarding the creation of the popular social media site Facebook. While attending Harvard University students Cameron Winklevoss...

      461 Words | 3 Pages   Cameron Winklevoss, Tyler Winklevoss, Divya Narendra, ConnectU

  • Workplace Behavior

    company of other people. At the very least, you will be in contact with other people. An important part of effectiveness in the workplace is understanding your own behavior and that of others. Understanding YourselfTo understand yourself, you need to look at two things: your goals and your personality...

      1562 Words | 7 Pages   Self-actualization, Maslow's hierarchy of needs, Motivation, Self-esteem

  • The Price of Unethical Behavior

    one else could negotiate on your behalf. (Bridgeman). Social responsibility should be secondary to being profitable (Drucker). Ethics in the workplace needs to start at the board level and down to the line managers. The benefits of instilling corporate ethics in management will create managers who...

      1722 Words | 5 Pages   Deregulation, Business ethics

  • behavior in the workplace

    BEHAVIOR MATRIX SITUATIONS AND FACTORS TO CONSIDER FACTORS Controller Promoter Supporter Analyst HOW TO RECOGNIZE They are decisive and have They get excited strong points of view. They like their own way. Likes positive attention, to be helpful and to be regarded warmly.! ...

      368 Words | 5 Pages  

  • Behaviors in the Workplace

    Behaviors at Work The workplace is thought to be a place to work and earn a living to support yourself and your family. Since most of an individual’s time is spent at work, they should enjoy going there each day. The goal, to perform the tasks assigned and receive benefits for performing the task...

      1758 Words | 5 Pages   Abuse, Bullying, Job performance, Harassment

  • Ethical Behavior vs. Unethical Behavior

    way or another to be able to ensure ethical behavior in any business all the time. There are things that can be done to help encourage and increase the likely hood of a business acting ethically all the time. The two strongest influences for ethical behavior in the professional world are the regulations...

      648 Words | 2 Pages   Corporate social responsibility, Ethics, Business, Morality

  • Unethical Behavior and its Cost

    Unethical Behavior and its Cost 1 The Fall of Dennis Kozlowski Many leaders work hard and strive diligently to lead companies to success and wealth in an ethical manner. In doing so, the reputation...

      1686 Words | 6 Pages   Corporate governance, Board of directors, Chief executive officer, Dennis Kozlowski

  • Unethical Behavior and its Cost

     Unethical Behavior and its Cost 4 August 2013 Unethical Behavior and its Cost 1 The Fall of Dennis Kozlowski ...

      1692 Words | 6 Pages   Corporate governance, Business ethics, Board of directors, Ethics