Business Ethics and Organizational Responsibility; MGT 422

Instructions – PLEASE READ THEM CAREFULLY

  • The Assignment must be submitted on Blackboard (WORD format only) via allocated folder.
  • Assignments submitted through email will not be accepted.
  • Students are advised to make their work clear and well presented, marks may be reduced for poor presentation. This includes filling your information on the cover page.
  • Students must mention question number clearly in their answer.
  • Late submission will NOT be accepted.
  • Avoid plagiarism, the work should be in your own words, copying from students or other resources without proper referencing will result in ZERO marks. No exceptions.
  • All answered must be typed using Times New Roman (size 12, double-spaced) font. No pictures containing text will be accepted and will be considered plagiarism).
  • Submissions without this cover page will NOT be accepted.

Assignment Question(s):                                                   (Marks -5)

LO 6: The capacity to write coherent project about a case study or an actual research about ethics.

Critical Thinking Questions: (5 Marks)

1. You are the CEO of a small manufacturing company. One of your employees has dumped toxic waste in a nearby stream. Who would you call into your office and what would you want to know? Develop a short-term and long-term action plan for dealing with the crisis. Who would you communicate with and why? (3 Marks)

2. How will you characterize the ethics efforts in this organization as taking a value, compliance, or combination approach? Is it effective? Recommend improvements. (2 Marks)

Answer:

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