ethical challenges 3
ETHICAL CHALLENGES IN THE WORKPLACE
The purpose of this assignment is for you to share an ethical challenge related to workplace behavior that is present in the music industry
External sources are probably not relevant; it is anticipated that your primary post will be based on personal recall and industry knowledge.
You may choose to either:
Option 1: Discuss ethical challenges that are often present in your industry, and offer methods to prevent or diffuse these challenges for ethical outcomes.
Option 2: Summarize a questionably or surely unethical situation that you have experienced or know of in a workplace environment (preferably in your industry), and explain the perceived implications of this situation, and how it could have been handled differently for a more ethical outcome.
APA formatting, proper in-text citations, and references are required as applicable.
Readings & Resources
Bolman, L.G., & Deal, T.E. (2017). Reframing Organizations. (6th ed.) San Francisco, Jossey-Bass.
- Chapter 19: Reframing Ethics and Spirit
This chapter highlights real world examples of ethical challenges, and how they might be viewed through the perspective of each organizational frame.
The text below is only supplemental and the readings in this book are completely optional. This book is helpful if you have been away from the world of organizational behavior for a long time and need a refresher on terms, concepts, etc… These chapters explain how structure, culture, and change contribute to organizational behavior.
Robbins, S. P., & Judge, T. A. (2018). Essentials of Organizational Behavior. (14th ed.). New York, Pearson.
- Chapter 15: Foundations of Organizational Structure
- Chapter 16: Organizational Culture
- Chapter 17: Organizational Change and Stress Management