SPTE 203 Ethics

SPTE 203 Ethics - ethical behavior discover fewer instances...

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What is Ethics? Ethics is simply the study of right and wrong. Ethics are the rules and standards governing the behavior of individuals and professions.
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“People steal.” …. . Cecil Corbett, Past President, Beach Club Promotions. This industry gives ample opportunity for dishonesty. There is a tremendous amount of flexibility in how to do business and thus, a tremendous amount of opportunity to be dishonest. Examples.
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Ethics One of your jobs as manager is to keep the “stealing” and unethical behavior under control. You need to have an understanding of why people steal. Perceived Inequity. Balancing Theory.
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Concept Understand that ethics awareness training/sensitivity will probably cause you to discover unethical behavior. The organizations that do not emphasize
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Unformatted text preview: ethical behavior discover fewer instances of unethical behavior, but the instances that are discovered are usually larger and more harmful. IAVM Code of Ethics Your professional organization should have a code of ethics. This is a good place to begin. Some Pearls It is the job of senior staff to set ethical standards. Ethics is what you do, not what you say. The closer you are to the public, the more likely you are to have ethics challenges. Ethics are peoples hearts, not on pieces of paper. Ethical behavior begins with employee selection. I can teach you the job. I cant teach you honesty. Making an Ethical Decision Is it legal? Is it balanced? Would I care if it went public?...
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This note was uploaded on 02/10/2011 for the course SPTE 203 taught by Professor Kenyon during the Fall '10 term at South Carolina.

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