Practicing Ethics

After watching the NBC Learn video clips in this unit’s ďŹ??rst study, choose one of the following leaders and research the corresponding leadership scandal to learn more about the case: Who’s to Blame for the Enron Bankruptcy? – Kenneth Lay and Jeffrey Skilling. Worldcom Layoffs Begin – Bernard Ebbers. Bernard Madoff Sentenced to 150 Years for Fraud Scheme – Bernard L. Madoff, Investment Securities, LLC. 1989 News Report on Exxon Valdez Oil Spill – Captain Joseph Hazelwood of Exxon Valdez during the 1989 Alaskan spill. BrieďŹ??y summarize the scenario, including ethical implications of the issue for individuals, the organization, and society at large. Describe the terminal and/or instrumental values proposed by Rokeach on pages 26–27 of the Gamble and Gamble text that may have guided the leader’s decision making. Among the variety of ethical theories and rationales for ethical behavior presented in the Gamble and Gamble text (pages 33–36), which would be most applicable to the leader in the case you selected? Explain.

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