4.Are the consultants taking advantage of students who are nervous about their future?I would not necessarily say they are taking full advantage of students who are nervous about their future, rather they are preparing them for what could happen. I think getting different perspectives will only strengthen your beliefs. 4.8: The Daiquiri Concession and Ferragamo Shoes and the Country SupervisorsDiscussion Questions p.2181.Is there a common thread in the two situations of personal gain? What is different about the Gates scenario and those of the Birmingham officials?The common thread between the two cases is simply wanting to further their business by the amount of connections they had. The difference between the gates scenario and the Birmingham officials is that Gates used her own contacts while the Birmingham officials pushed whatever they wanted thought.2.Why are the trappings of success so important to some people and not others?For those it is not important to, it is because they see what sort of damage it can bring upon a person. For the ones it is important to, it is because they just want to impress others and get ahead of others.3.How do you think the gifts from bond firms to elected officials began?Generally, gift giving is a symbol of caring for someone and showing some sort of appreciation. Simple gestures like gift giving has lead to this.4.What is the impact of corruption and bribery on governments and citizens?There really is not honesty in decision making anymore. One can think they are doing something honest by giving a gift but it is because they have something on someone or they want to get ahead of the game.4.9: The Layers of Ethical Issues: Individual, Organization, Industry, and SocietyDiscussion Questions p.2281.Using what you have learned from the reading, describe the use of steroids in professional baseball, and determine how the practice became so pervasive in the industry.The use of steroids in the baseball industry has become heavily prevalent because the players around them see the results other under the influence have achieved. Players are infatuated with the idea of breaking records and being the player to beat in the league, hence the use of steroids just to get ahead.