This assignment is an academic essay in which you will choose either one media outlet, one journalistic beat or one specific journalist or group of journalists. Your piece will chronicle….
Identify an ethical issue in the workplace
Identify an ethical issue in the workplace. You may describe one from the news or at your current or former job. You do not have to state the organization’s name (use Company ABC or XYZ if you wish). In an essay, answer each of the following questions.
• Describe the ethical issue. What happened?
• Why do you believe these events occurred?
• How did the issue affect employees and the company?
• Identify three repercussions associated with this issue. What could be done to prevent similar issues from reoccurring?
• Name three tools managers use to encourage ethical behavior in the future.