Essays Tagged: "unethical behavior"

"Life Story", which is an essay about the race to find the structure and function of the DNA macromolecule.

the "secret of life". Research experiments, scientific collaboration and collegiality, ethical and unethical behavior, the economic factors, the social values of the time, and the political climate i ... Pauling (also considered the founder of Molecular Biology) was "famous enough". Another example of unethical behavior was when Gosling brought Wilkins to see Franklin's first results with her x-ray d ...

(10 pages) 62 0 4.3 Jan/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Managing Ethics in the Workplace

mproving ethical behavior on some issues. Ethics management addresses the underlying root causes of unethical behavior. Since things that cause unethical behavior also constrain organizational perform ... more powerful and more influential than individual values, the best logical way to permanently fix unethical reasoning is to address it at the operating culture level first, and at the individual lev ...

(8 pages) 614 1 4.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

R. J. Reynolds Tobacco Co

evaluated. An important set of non-accounting issues will also be presented that relate to possible unethical behavior that occurred during the leveraged buyout (LBO). Based on the facts presented, th ... at the Gate", top management acted inappropriate in many instances and their behavior was certainly unethical. C.E.O Ross Johnson lived extravagantly and wasted millions of dollars of the company's mo ...

(9 pages) 239 0 3.9 Apr/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting

SmithKline Beecham Clinical Laboratory in Fraud Scandal

Corporate business is riddled with unethical behavior, which usually leaded to illegal acts and criminal or civil penalties. Being an e ... hich usually leaded to illegal acts and criminal or civil penalties. Being an ethical manager in an unethical organization is sometimes an impossible task. When attempting to determine ethical and une ... in of command as standard operating procedures. As more and more employees began to recognize these unethical guidelines as company policy, the problem grows out of control. Along the way, few people ...

(12 pages) 186 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Why Did Enron Collapse?

in the energy and communications came to a screeching halt because of a strategy that was flawed by unethical behavior mainly GREED. But how does a corporation that becomes so successful become so gre ...

(5 pages) 284 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Business Ethics

uced employee turnover and increased productivity.Reputation Management: Once damaged by scandal or unethical behavior, a company's reputation may never recover - resulting in lost revenue, low employ ...

(1 pages) 224 2 3.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Ethical Dilemma's regarding councling

dilemma also reflects the fact that breaching confidentiality and breaking the law both constitute unethical behavior. The problem of child maltreatment has reached epidemic proportions with nearly 1 ...

(2 pages) 134 0 3.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Effective Management: Are You in Control?

onitoring. An ineffective system of control can ultimately lead to a company's downfall by breeding unethical behavior, communication failure and focus on individual goals. In order to remain competit ...

(6 pages) 155 0 2.6 Dec/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Impact of Unethical Behavior

rong, good and evil, and responsibility (Wkipedia, 2007). This paper will discuss an example of how unethical behavior impacts business and how the Sarbanes-Oxley Act has established new or enhanced s ... nced standards for accounting and reporting practices.One of the most well-known examples involving unethical behavior is the Enron Corporation scandal. Enron Corporation was previously known for bein ...

(3 pages) 285 0 3.0 Apr/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

EBUS - Ethical, Legal & Regulatory Issues

f ethics to their employees and (2) conduct business very cautiously without intentionally imposing unethical behavior. Companies that are in a part of a business-to-consumer relationship are forced t ... re aware of these concerns. Areas in which both relationships may place more focus on perception of unethical intent would be around marketing. Areas that may fall under ethical issues include privacy ...

(5 pages) 299 0 4.5 Jul/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

U.S economy

, still overwhelm positive news.The threat of war from terrorism unrest in the Middle East, and the unethical behavior of many corporate executives, has created reactions in the stock market making a ...

(3 pages) 101 1 3.7 Jul/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Planning Levels Within the US Military

rs serving overseas in foreign environments have hurt the image of the organization by resorting to unethical behavior which has led to image problems world-wide. These are some of the internal factor ...

(2 pages) 18 0 3.0 Aug/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Management - Business Ethics/ System of Inquiry Paper

mployees are familiar with the code and refer to it for guidance, they are less likely to engage in unethical behavior, [and] more likely to seek advice about ethical issues and more likely to report ... o seek guidance. This will avoid most ethical violations and questionable ethical practices because unethical or illegal conduct will inevitably arise in the normal course of business, even if busines ...

(9 pages) 512 0 3.7 Aug/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Servant Leadership

behavior.Moral Reasoning Values affect a moral reasoning by influencing judgments about ethical and unethical behavior. Individuals with strong value systems tend to behave more ethically than those w ... ividual and organizational successes.Values provide a basis for differentiating between ethical and unethical behavior.Values affect the extent to which leaders accept or reject organizational pressur ...

(12 pages) 93 0 5.0 Nov/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Journalism’s Codes Of Ethics And Analysis Of The

ount the specific characteristics of the mass media environment. That is, they address all possible unethical behavior which journalists can possibly practice. The ?Code of Ethics? published by the So ... of ethics as unrealistic and impossible to abide by, this should not be interpreted as a defense of unethical journalism. Rather, the argument is for the application of more realistic codes of ethics ...

(10 pages) 47 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

How to Develop an Ethical Organization

o distant from this type of unacceptable corporate social responsibility, and I am sure illegal and unethical behavior is going on at the lower levels of our organization if it was tolerated at the to ... les the organization to achieve an ethical culture. The team will focus on short term correction of unethical performance/behavior, and a strategy for long term sustainability of programs designed to ...

(11 pages) 199 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Ethics in the Workplace

the bonus program, furthermore; the reps settled back into their old ways. Symptoms of dishonesty, unethical behavior, inadequate record keeping, crooked doctors, and a complete disregard for laws an ... le who prescribed the drugs offered by purchasing televisions, vacations, and office equipment. The unethical practices are a direct result of a lack of unethical leadership and ethical standards and ...

(8 pages) 160 0 0.0 Apr/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Leadership and Communication

Organizational Ethics Resolution Paper - MGT344

ty as a whole. An effective organizational culture should encourage ethical behavior and discourage unethical behavior. However, situations often manifest in the form of conflict between one or more p ... pect in return for their contributions to the firm.Defining the parameters that constitute specific unethical behavior is typified by enacting a policy outlining conflicts of interest. General Motors, ...

(7 pages) 206 0 5.0 Dec/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Comparative Philosophy & Ethics

Corruption in Corporate America

y that in a corrupt organization we can stumble across one or two people who are behind most of the unethical behavior. In this paper, we will be discussing some key topics in the ethical arena such a ... set of beliefs concentrates on the legal framework that determines whether an action is considered unethical or corrupt. The objective of this definition is to deter acts of corruption by imposing sa ...

(10 pages) 83 0 5.0 Dec/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Alumina Tort Liability

lations and how to form a complaint. These officers also investigated all problems that were due to unethical behavior. Alumina Inc. faces a lot of different opinion from the public and business commu ...

(5 pages) 151 0 5.0 Mar/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management