Principle of Management
To build a one single Steinway piano, it takes 12 months, 12,000 parts, 450 craftspeople
which also means that there are a lot of steps in order to make a perfect piano. First of all, they
need a maple tr
Q1: In your experience, have you found that decision-making groups tend toward
groupthink? If so, what factors contributed to this tendency? If not, what factors helped to
Yes. The main reason is people tend to avoid con
Q1: For what purposes of control was Indiana's privatized social-services system created in the
The purpose of control is to reduce any kinds of cost. Daniels promising that privatizing the
states welfare and food
Q1: American Airline and Cathay Pacific Airline had cooperated with each other. They simply used
the codesharing practice to lower the price and attract more customers. They also can save
money by sharing sales, maintenance and operational facilities and
Ive done the communication style test. And the result was a reflective
communication style. I was not clear that how am I actually communicating with
others. However, after that I think im satisfied with that result.
When I t
Q1: Among the various approaches to enhancing workplace satisfaction and productivity
discussed in the chapter, which ones might you take under the circumstances described in the
case? Why are some of the other approaches less
Q1: You are an IKEA store manager, and corporate headquarters has instructed you to change the
layout of your headquarters has instructed you to change the layout of your store. The change
must be dramatic, but the details are up to you. Want
Q1: If you use Facebook (or any other social networking site), which of its features are most
attractive to you? If you dont use any social networking site, what features are most likely to
cause you to try one?
Faith and religious experience can help people to have a correct ethic. Which
will influence the managers morality also. Managers are the one who make decisions
for companies. A manager who has faith would help the company to have an
Q1: Youre a senior manager at a growing business and youre ready to add employees. Your HR
manager has recommended a temp-to-perm policy. You know the advantages of this approach,
but what might be some of the disadvantages?
The disadvantages of Temps is
Day 1 - Introduction to Business Ethics
Principle of intent:
Intent or spirit of a law exceeds its letter.
Law: Exodus 23:12 Observe the Sabbath
Intent: Mark 2:27 Not to impose a restriction, but to give an outlet of rest to carry on.
Unit 2 - 2/10/16
Fallacies of Moral Reasoning
Principle of Ignorance
- You need not know all the details/exceptions.
- 1 Cor. 10:25 Eat whatsoever is sold in the meat market without raising any question on
the ground of conscience.
- 1 Cor. 10:27 If one o
Homework Assignment 2: BUSN 495 Business Ethics
This scenario brought up multiple instances of unethical approaches to a situation. The first participant,
the ethical egoist, did not have a problem with the bribe. In his mind, if it is some