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MODULE 1 OUR NEW WORK PLACE “This is no time for complacency” What issues and concerns complicate the new workplace? What are organizations like as work settings?
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OUR NEW WORK PLACE Key Issues and Concerns MODULE GUIDE 1.1 Failure of ethics and corporate  governance are troublesome  Globalization and job migration are  changing the world at work  Diversity and discrimination are  continuing social priorities  Talent and intellectual capital drive  high performance organizations 
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KEY ISSUES AND CONCERNS Ethics and Corporate Governance Ethics A code of moral standards of conduct for what is “good” and “right” as opposed to what is “bad” or “wrong”. Corporate Governance The active oversight of management decisions, corporate strategy and financial reporting by the Board of Directors
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KEY ISSUES AND CONCERNS Ethics and Corporate Governance Ethical Issues and Concerns Failures of Business Leaders Enron WorldCom Failures in Corporate Governance Board of Directors Board of Trustees
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KEY ISSUES AND CONCERNS Globalization Globalization The worldwide independence of resource flows, product markets and business competition. Global Outsourcing Purchasing products or subcontracting labor to foreign countries.  Job Migration The shifting of jobs from one country to another.
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Diversity  Workforce Diversity The composition of a workforce in terms of differences among the members, such as gender, age, race, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, and able ness.  Discrimination
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This note was uploaded on 09/23/2010 for the course MGMT 3031 taught by Professor C during the Spring '09 term at UH Clear Lake.

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