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  • Japanese Work Ethics Vs American Ethics

    Japanese Work Ethics Vs American Ethics

    "For an American to consider the Japanese from any viewpoint for any reason, it is important for us to remember that they are products of a unique civilization, that their standards and values are the results of several thousand years of powerful religious and metaphysical conditioning that were entirely different from those that molded the character, personality and habits of Westerners" ( De Mente, p.19). To understand the Japanese, it is necessary to have

    Essay Length: 4,077 Words / 17 Pages
    Submitted: November 25, 2009 By: Tasha
  • French and Chinese Business Work Ethics

    French and Chinese Business Work Ethics

    France is a country based on affiliation and relationships, where information flows freely and constantly between interconnected people. French employees do not always need as many details and instructions when performing a task or managing a project. Giving too much information might sometimes be considered an insult or a threat to French pride and intelligence. The French cultural translation of work ethic is professional conscience. Expressed at the individual level, such a moral notion does

    Essay Length: 620 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: November 26, 2009 By: Yan
  • Japanese Work Ethic

    Japanese Work Ethic

    The work ethic of Japan could not be more different to the work ethic of Canada. Japanese culture is very different from the Canadian. All aspects of Japanese life, especially business relations, are governed by strict rules of etiquette. A foreign business person who is either ignorant of, or insensitive to, Japanese customs and etiquette needlessly jeopardizes his company's prospects in this country. It goes without saying that the Japanese work ethic and culture

    Essay Length: 1,738 Words / 7 Pages
    Submitted: November 27, 2009 By: Mikki
  • Work Ethic

    Work Ethic

    As a child we are raised to follow certain rules and regulations and are taught to behave according to our parents’ morals and beliefs. The problem is when we become adults and enter the workforce, we find that some places of employment are aligned with our beliefs and morals and some operate totally against them. Most believe that work ethic comes from within. Our morals and values tend to determine how we behave in the

    Essay Length: 2,616 Words / 11 Pages
    Submitted: January 21, 2010 By: Wendy
  • Code of Conduct in Ensuring Work Ethics

    Code of Conduct in Ensuring Work Ethics

    CODE OF CONDUCT IN ENSURING WORK ETHICS Code of Conduct in Ensuring Work Ethics Rewat Shrestha BUS 359 Business Ethics Westcliff University Presidential Business School Prof. Sayegh Mr. Arbin Shakya June 24, 2019 ________________ Abstract This report contains the practices that are involved in achieving morally correct ethics in business. These practices help maintain the ethics at a standard level or lift up the business ethics from a lower level in the eyes of public

    Essay Length: 660 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: June 24, 2019 By: Pramod Magar
  • Ethics in the Work Place

    Ethics in the Work Place

    Ethics in the Workplace "Ethics are personal and, at the same time, a very public display of your attitudes and beliefs. It is because of ethical beliefs that we humans may act differently in different in situations" (University of Phoenix, 2007). Poor ethical choices in the workplace can truly hurt people. Poor ethics can damage their career, happiness, and quality of living. Not only can these actions hurt the individual who has made the bad

    Essay Length: 1,902 Words / 8 Pages
    Submitted: November 8, 2009 By: Artur
  • Working Women in America and Herland

    Working Women in America and Herland

    Since the early ages, people have been dreaming of creating a perfect place, a place where everyone is going to be satisfied. Charlotte Perkins Gilman was one of the many authors who developed these utopian ideas in their works. In 1915 she wrote a short novel Herland about an utopian maternal community. This novel is quite unique because the society depicted in the book wasn’t simply utopian. It was an ideal state created by women.

    Essay Length: 930 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: November 11, 2009 By: Anna
  • Ethics at Work Across Borders

    Ethics at Work Across Borders

    Ethics at work across borders An American businessman was transferred to Italy from the home office in Connecticut. On his first assignment, on a worm July day, he accompanied a shipment of several trucks loaded with butter from Switzerland to the company’s plant in Milan. When the trucks reached the Italian border, they were waived to the side of the road. There they stood as the customs inspectors passed other vehicles through. It soon became

    Essay Length: 4,279 Words / 18 Pages
    Submitted: November 13, 2009 By: Monika
  • Work Place Ethics

    Work Place Ethics

    To have ethical behavior and integrity in the workplace it is essential to create an effective value-based code of ethics that is followed by all. A strong deterrent to unethical behavior is ethical leadership. The perception of an employee is greatly based upon what they hear and more important what they see from their superiors. What then are the downfalls of unethical behavior in the workplace? In today’s workplace, all over the world, you

    Essay Length: 4,183 Words / 17 Pages
    Submitted: November 14, 2009 By: Janna
  • Corporate Code of Ethics Do They Work?

    Corporate Code of Ethics Do They Work?

    After news of the scandal of Enron, one of the hottest items on e-Bay was a 64-page copy of Enron’s corporate code of ethics. One seller/former employee proclaimed it had “never been opened.” In the forward Kenneth L. Lay, CEO of Enron stated, “We want to be proud of Enron and to know that it enjoys a reputation for fairness and honesty and that it is respected (Enron 2).” For a company with such

    Essay Length: 2,458 Words / 10 Pages
    Submitted: November 15, 2009 By: Wendy
  • Does America Still Work

    Does America Still Work

    Abstract Outsourcing has become a resource utilized by American companies to remain competitive in today’s global economy. There has been much discussion about the loss of American jobs due to outsourcing and free trade organizations. Many of the articles in this case deal with identifying two remedies: education and training, and flexibility. Experts in the field vary widely on what is the best practice and what these terms mean for the American worker. There is

    Essay Length: 1,592 Words / 7 Pages
    Submitted: November 17, 2009 By: Tasha
  • Ethics and Values in America

    Ethics and Values in America

    Ethics and Values in America Ethics and values play an essential role in the American culture. Ethics are defined as the study of the general nature of morals and of specific morals and choices. We are faced with ethical delimits around every corner and they put stress on our emotions. Values on the other hand are such things we expect to encounter every day. Values are happiness, freedom, cooperation, and competition. The movie Ethics in

    Essay Length: 384 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: February 6, 2010 By: Venidikt
  • Working Girl: The Obstacles Within Corporate America

    Working Girl: The Obstacles Within Corporate America

    Working Girl: The Obstacles Within Corporate America Introduction In the movie Working Girl, the star Tess McGill (Melanie Griffith) is a hard working woman who is determined to reach the top of the stock market world by hard work. As she turns 30 she is still stuck in clerical work so when she starts working for Katherine Parker (Sigourney Weaver) she is glad that Katherine is willing to accept input and ideas from her. However,

    Essay Length: 911 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: February 24, 2010 By: Tasha
  • Ethics at Work

    Ethics at Work

    Ethics at work Today’s society is governed through the implications of rules, legal restrictions that tell you if something is considered, in the eyes of society, to be right or wrong. All of these rules were created to uphold and maintain a ridged idea of ethical and moral values. For example the “10 commandments” which are thousands of years old, were created to teach ethical values, the difference between right and wrong. But who determines

    Essay Length: 1,616 Words / 7 Pages
    Submitted: May 17, 2010 By: Victor
  • The Ethicalness of Slavery and the Partisan Battles in America’s Politics

    The Ethicalness of Slavery and the Partisan Battles in America’s Politics

    Luke Hameloth Mr. Burns AP U.S. History 12/8/17 During a time of internal strife on the ethicalness of slavery and the partisan battles in America’s politics, America had entered into a controversial war with Mexico over land disputes. Many people were in favor of this war, while others were not. People in the North, specifically the New England area, were against the war as they saw it as a needlessly bloody war that would bring

    Essay Length: 362 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: April 6, 2018 By: LukeHameloth
  • Accounting Ethics

    Accounting Ethics

    Accounting Ethics When examining the effect of open marketing on the profession of accounting it is important to view it from three perspectives: the client's, the profession's, and society's. Additionally, two key areas that are affected by marketing must be addressed, these are concerning competition, and ethical implications. Marketing in public accounting is here to stay therefore making an argument against its existence would be fruitless; however, in order to achieve maximum benefit to the

    Essay Length: 1,865 Words / 8 Pages
    Submitted: December 4, 2008 By: Tasha
  • Arizona Accountancy Code of Ethics

    Arizona Accountancy Code of Ethics

    Arizona Accountancy Code of Ethics University of Phoenix Contemporary Business Law I BUS/421 October 19, 2008 As in any profession, ethics are extremely important, however in accounting they are of particular importance because clients depend and rely upon accountants for their professional expertise in areas such as financial statements, tax preparation, auditing, financial consulting and so forth. Without ethics and the laws that guide ethical practices and behavior, accountants could easily misguide clients or put

    Essay Length: 1,236 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: December 15, 2008 By: Max
  • Assimilation in America

    Assimilation in America

    Assimilation In America Exactly how would you define an "American" now a days? There really isn't a specific way to actually do that, times have changed, and so has the variety of people in the United States. Going from one based religion to thousands; from English to Spanish, French, German, Italian, etc., and from having a narrow point of view to a diverse perspective in many eyes. The assimilation of different cultures has impacted and

    Essay Length: 721 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: December 17, 2008 By: Max
  • Ethics in Business

    Ethics in Business

    Business and Ethics From a business perspective, working under government contracts can be very lucrative. In general, a steady stream of orders keep coming in, revenue increases and the company continues to grow. There are a few obvious downfalls to working with government contracts; a higher quality is to be expected as well as extensive research accompanied by accurate and complete documentation are usually required. If one part of the process fails to perform correctly

    Essay Length: 2,145 Words / 9 Pages
    Submitted: January 8, 2009 By: David
  • Essay on Equal Pay in the Work Place

    Essay on Equal Pay in the Work Place

    Mike K. Essay on equal pay in the work place. In 1963, President Kennedy signed the Equal Pay Act into law, making it unlawful to discriminate against a worker on the basis of sex. Since that time, the wage gap between men and women in the United States has narrowed by just 15 cents, now being 74 cents, as reported by the U.S. Census Bureau. Pay equality is most prevalent for the 16 to 24

    Essay Length: 1,059 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: January 8, 2009 By: David
  • An Ethical Dilemma in Counseling: Deciding Between Two Rights

    An Ethical Dilemma in Counseling: Deciding Between Two Rights

    An Ethical Dilemma in Counseling: Deciding between two rights Ethics, considered the study of moral philosophy, is a broad way of defining human duty, right and wrong; essentially, it is more expansive than simply applying a principle. Dilemmas are situations that require a choice between options appearing uniformly favorable, unfavorable or mutually exclusive. Naturally, an ethical dilemma can place a professional counselor in a precarious position, thereby compromising the effectiveness of the therapy, the trust

    Essay Length: 634 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: January 11, 2009 By: Jon
  • A Comparative Study of the Work of the Devil

    A Comparative Study of the Work of the Devil

    It is true that the study of the devil or evil in general as a part of the world has intrigued man for centuries. This is mostly because it is something people don't have concrete proof of and is also considered taboo in our society. Yet, studies and/or story telling on the devil and his evil forces seems to have been apart of all societies since the beginning of time. Such as, Christpher Marlowe's play,

    Essay Length: 796 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: January 14, 2009 By: Venidikt
  • Were the Alien and Sedition Acts in America's Best Interest?

    Were the Alien and Sedition Acts in America's Best Interest?

    In 1798, four laws were enacted by the Federalist run U.S. Congress. The four laws were thought to be in response to the hostile actions of the French Revolutionary government on the seas and in the councils of diplomacy, also know as the XYZ affair. This was what people thought the four laws were for, when the real purpose for the passing of them was a plan designed to destroy Thomas Jefferson's Democratic-Republican Party. The

    Essay Length: 266 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: February 16, 2009 By: Stenly
  • What Brought Our Ancestors to America?

    What Brought Our Ancestors to America?

    What was the dream that brought our ancestors to America? It was rebirth, the craving for men to be born again, the yearning for a second chance. With all of these ideas comes the true American dream-Freedom. This is the condition in which a man feels like a human being. It is the purpose and consequence of rebirth. Throughout the life of Langston Hughes he presented ideas in his writings that help to define his

    Essay Length: 570 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: February 16, 2009 By: Stenly
  • De Tocqueville's "democracy in America"

    De Tocqueville's "democracy in America"

    Alexis De Tocqueville's Democracy in America delves deep into how the American States and the federal government would grow politically and socially under the umbrella of democracy. He sees the United States as a unique entity because of how and why it started as well as its geographical location. De Tocqueville explains that the foundations of the democratic process in America are completely different from anywhere else on the globe. The land was virginal

    Essay Length: 2,102 Words / 9 Pages
    Submitted: February 16, 2009 By: Fonta

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