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Item 1 Assume you are a nursing director for a nursing home. You’ve been working at your facility for a few short months when you learn the company that owns the home has been improperly overbilling Medicare for the care and services provided to your residents. You bring this to the attention of the company’s managers, but they do nothing. You then notify the appropriate authorities (becoming a whistle-blower) and, dismayed by the fraud and other problems, you quit. 1 - Why are ethics considered so important when studying organizational behavior? Multiple Choice Unethical behavior makes it easy to influence others and conduct business. Unethical behavior can ensure loyalty, which helps the performance of individuals and teams You will be confronted with ethical challenges at all levels of organizations and throughout your career Unethical acts are not illegal and can benefit the company Some unethical acts are necessary to work around unfair governmental regulations.

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