The university just wanted to solve the short-term brand headache of a faculty member’s controversial opinion, but it harms its brand in the long term. Anybody who reports the time that they work—or decides how to divide their time across different government contracts, or decides whether they are going to engage in some kind of an outside business activity that might be in conflict with their job, or has to decide what to tell a customer about a delayed order—is making an ethical decision.
Introduces students in the different models of ethical reasoning about business en management on the basis of cases (utilitarianism, deontogy and the problem of whistle blowing), justice oriented theories (with special attention paid to the social contract theory of Donaldson) en virtue ethics (especially the contribution of Solomon and the literature on ‘integrity’ ), with as special case: corruption.
Encouraging Canada to meaningfully enhance diplomatic and economic ties with key markets in Asia, with a focus on China: As a major exporter to China, in 2016, we continued to advocate for Canada to advance an economic dialogue with China in a timely fashion.
A new business strategy in which companies conduct business responsibly by contributing to the economic health and sustainable development of the communities in which they operate, offer employees healthy, safe, and rewarding work conditions, offer quality, safe products, and service…are accountable to stakeholders… and provide a fair return to shareholders whilst fulfilling the above principles.
In addition, ethics blogs are posted twice a month on the ‘‘LMCampus ConX” social networking site to raise awareness about corporate ethics so that students can better understand the importance of business ethics and be better prepared to enter the workforce.