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Business Ethics: How Ethical Behavior Affects Workplace Culture

Recall a time when you worked for or belonged to an organization where the culture was "toxic." Briefly describe the culture and discuss how the ethical behavior of the employees or members affected the culture.

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A toxic organization is an organization that has not given much importance the heart and soul of its people as much as its need for profits. In a toxic workplace, people report for work but perform their jobs with minimum effort. They go to work just to be given their salaries and they get out of the office as fast as they can. In a toxic workplace, many employees have high absenteeism and turnover. They submit poorly ...

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This solution includes a definition and description of a toxic organization and how the members' lack of ethical knowledge has contributed to this culture. This solution is 320 words with 2 references.