W3 Assignment “Unethical Versus Ethical
Unethical Versus Ethical
It takes courage to lead
an organization with ethics.
For instance, Leaders at
AIG argued that they were obligated to pay bonuses to executives even after the
company was bailed out by the U.S. Government. They stated that
they had a contractual obligation to pay these bonuses. Many people
argued that the Leaders at AIG acted unethically when paying those bonuses.
Others said they were
justified in doing so.
Write a 2 page paper. In your paper address the
- How does a leader find the courage to step through fear
and confusion to act ethically despite the risks involved?
- Give an example of a situation in business where you
observed a leader acting unethically/ethically.
- Knowing what you know now how would you have counseled
- Conclude your paper by describing how you will prepare
yourself to lead ethically.
Include a title page and 3-5 references. Only one
reference may be from the internet (note Wikipedia). The other reference
must be from the Grantham University Online Library. Please adhere to the
Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (APA), (6th ed.
2nd printing) when writing and submitting assignments and papers.