Exteranl and Internal Relationships
Ethics in business relationships include both the external and internal relationships that develop around the organization. For this assignment we will focus on the internal relationships that develop inside the organization. Studies have indicated the more positive the environment within the organization the more productive the employees.
Research one or a combination of these job-related topics found within organizations: job discrimination reverse discrimination sexual harassment bullying and/or unsafe working conditions. Your essay should address the following:
1. Briefly describe the issue.
2. Explain the significance of any ethics-based decision your research finds and the affect it had or has on overall morale relationships within the organization and ultimately overall productivity levels.
3. Research a minimum of one company involved in this type of issue.
4. What best practices might a company implement to avoid negative behavior within their organization?
Your response must include an introduction thesis statement and a clear discussion of the questions/topics above. It must be a minimum of two double-spaced pages. You are required to use at least two credible references. All sources used must be referenced; paraphrased and quoted material must have accompanying citations and be cited per APA guidelines.
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James J. McKechnie S. Swanberg J. & Besen E. (2013). Exploring the workplace impact of intentional/unintentional age discrimination.Journal of Managerial Psychology 28(7) 907-927. Retrieved fromhttps://libraryresources.columbiasouthern.edu/login?url=http://search.proquest.com.libraryresources.columbiasouthern.edu/docview/1463675333?accountid=33337
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Delchet-Cochet K. Vo L. & Akeb H. (2015). From compliance with environmental regulations to pursuit of environmental-based competitive advantages: Mediators of the relationship in a SME context.Journal of Applied Business Research 31(3) 987-1003. Retrieved fromhttps://libraryresources.columbiasouthern.edu/login?url=http://search.proquest.com.libraryresources.columbiasouthern.edu/docview/1699067796?accountid=33337
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Landy H. (2014 April). Where to draw the line on promoting inclusion.American Banker Magazine 124(3) 4. Retrieved fromhttps://libraryresources.columbiasouthern.edu/login?url=http://search.proquest.com.libraryresources.columbiasouthern.edu/docview/1515632375?accountid=33337
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The Young Turks. (2015 June).Apple employees sue after criminal treatment[Video file]. Retrieved fromhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6cZ2CCOZI9w
ETHICS IN INTERNAL RELATIONSHIPS
Exteranl and Internal Relationships