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Ethical and Unethical Leadership

1. what are some real-world examples of ethical and unethical leadership that you have encountered while working in the retail industry? Discuss a time when you have opposed unethical practices.

2. Many times conducting surveys can tell many important things about an organization or institution. In what way could you conclude what an organizations or institution's social responsibilities and values are?

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1. what are some real-world examples of ethical and unethical leadership that you have encountered while working in the retail industry? Discuss a time when you have opposed unethical practices.

While working in retail I have experienced leaders to practiced not only nepotism, but pressured incumbent employees to abandon their jobs in order to facilitate it. In this example the practice of both ethical and unethical leadership were demonstrated. The retail industry's sales force is higher during the period from October to January when the holiday season drives the market. During this time more temporary positions are created, as well as part-time positions. In preparation for Black Friday retile store usually take on their first round of seasonal employees and keep them through January.

In January there is a review of fulltime positions and ...

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While working in retail I have experienced leaders to practiced not only nepotism, but pressured incumbent employees to abandon their jobs in order to facilitate it. In this example the practice of both ethical and unethical leadership were demonstrated. The retail industry's sales force is higher during the period from October to January when the holiday season drives the market. During this time more temporary positions are created, as well as part-time positions. In preparation for Black Friday retile store usually take on their first round of seasonal employees and keep them through January.

In January there is a review of fulltime positions and if the performance of the seasonal employees was exemplary, then they are often offered a full time position. At my employer, the store manager had the human resources manager delete the online application of a person that had been approved for ...

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