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Signficance of Gatekeepers in a Corporate Environment

Explain the significance of gatekeepers. Their role is to ensure that those who enter into the marketplace are
playing by the rules, which will assist the market in running smoothly.

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Your assignment asks you to explain the importance of gatekeepers in the marketplace. In an effort for you to understand the significance of gatekeepers, I would like to discuss a few companies/incidents that illustrate its significance. Consider companies such as Enron, World-com, Tyco, Rite Aid, Sunbeam, and Arthur Anderson. All of these companies were involved in some sort of financial corruption. All of these companies were implicated in some sort of ethically ...

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This solution analyzes the role of gatekeepers in maintaining a level playing field in the marketplace and as a control mechanism for ethical behavior within corporations.