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Ethics issue-early implementation of IFRS

When the FASB issues new standards, the implementation date is frequently 12 months from date of issuance, and early implementation is encouraged. Becky Hoger, controller, discusses with her financial vice president the need for early implementation of a standard that would result in a fairer presentation of the Company’s...

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Business Ethics: creating a memorandum with regard to the environment

Assume you are the ethics officer for a waste management company. The CEO has asked you for a memorandum addressing the major concerns the company should consider with regard to the environment. Create the memorandum. Thanks for helping me get going on this assignment!

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What is being green for a Corporation?

Corporations define themselves in terms of being environmentally friendly and “green.” What do those terms mean, and how can they be implemented into a workable company policy? Is being green important to your company?

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Concept of Environmental justice

Discussion: Discuss the concept of environmental justice. How is it important to a corporation?

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Organizational Ethics and Social Responsibility. What is whistle blowing?

1.) How might a small business owner, whose business has grown from an owner and an operator to employing 12 people over several years, create the organizational culture and organizational values of the business. Consider that the same business has grown to employ 100 or more people over several more years. How might the aaproach to...

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This post addresses emails that are sexually harassing.

You are the Assistant human resource manager for Proctor and Gamble. One of your tasks is to monitor the e-mail of all employees. You have discovered an e-mail that you would consider “sexual harassment,” which was sent from one employee to another. What specific action steps would you take in this situation? What are...

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Ethics and Information Technology

Discussion: Discuss an issue relating to ethics and information technology that you (or someone you know) has experienced in the workplace.

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