Ethics Awareness Inventory I learned for my ethics awareness inventory profile that I tend to base my ethical perspective on the results or consequences of my actions. I believe that conduct should be directed toward promoting the greatest good for the greatest number of persons. In judging whether an individual’s actions are ethical, I look for concrete evidence. It is not enough for an individual to “talk the talk.” Results are needed to indicate that she/he is “walking the walk.” In my opinion, what really counts in ethical debates is the “bottom line.” Discussions about process and principles are not as important as what is ultimately achieved for the overall good of society. The goal of ethics is to achieve the greatest possible good for society as a whole. I can apply this information to the workplace by being members of an organization, we naturally bring our own bias, ideas, and behaviors to the organization For instance, throughout my career I have always respected the opinions of my superiors and at times followed their instructions with
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This note was uploaded on 10/17/2010 for the course SCIENCE 225 taught by Professor Austin during the Spring '10 term at École Normale Supérieure.