Ch 3: Business Ethics in Practice

About This Chapter

Business ethics are a common topic of discussion in organizations, but talking about them and putting them into practice can be two different things. These intriguing video lessons clarify the internal and external considerations of business ethics to help your employees create an ethical workplace environment.

Business Ethics in Practice - Chapter Summary

In this chapter, our instructors examine ethical business climates and business decisions as well as offer a case study to drive home your employees' understanding of business ethics. Our lessons cover the following topics:

  • Five types of organizational ethical climates
  • Comparing ethics and law in the workplace
  • How ethical decision-making impacts stakeholders

Experienced instructors use a conversational approach and fun visuals to engage your employees in learning about business ethics. Quizzes and a chapter exam provide an easy way to check comprehension of the key concepts presented in these corporate training lessons.

How It Helps

  • Improves business climate: By watching these lessons, your employees will become familiar with concepts that can help maintain a moral workplace atmosphere.
  • Emphasizes importance workplace ethics: Case studies show employees the real world applications of business ethics concepts so they understand their importance.
  • Enhances problem solving: These lessons help employees understand how to meet the challenge of balancing all stakeholders' needs while making appropriate ethical business decisions.

Skills Covered

By the end of this chapter, employees will be able to:

  • Understand the meaning of a moral workplace environment
  • Know the difference between ethics and the law
  • Identify the stakeholders affected by business decisions and consider the impact of these decisions

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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