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Ethical Choice and Social Responsibility

1) Describe an example from your own life where you made a choice because of your ethical standards or sense of social responsibility. It does not have to be related to business.

2) In one to two sentences, in your own words, describe the standard of ethics or social responsibility that you used to make this choice (i.e. what was the ethical principal that drove your decision).

3) How is this ethical principal the same or different from the standards of ethics and/or social responsibility ?

4) Did your ethical issue relate at all to legal issues or was it entirely separate from legal issues. Explain.

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1) Describe an example from your own life where you made a choice because of your ethical standards or sense of social responsibility. It does not have to be related to business.

In my life, there were several occasions when I had to make a choice between ethics, moral, social responsibility or to compromise and be a part of the system and pretend as if it was not a big deal.
The example which I would like to quote was from my first job experience as a Teacher in a school, when a colleague of mine had asked me a favor. The favor was to get his son who had failed in my course, to be given a pass grade. I was for a moment in a state of indecision. He was quite senior colleague ...

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This solution deals with ethical choices made during situations in personal life and also takes into account social responsibility and the impact of ethical standards.

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