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How character, integrity, and conscience is defined.

1. How would you define character, integrity, and conscience? Look up the definitions and apply the meaning or characteristic of each as it pertains to you. Do not cut and paste your answers.

2. Look up the general terms of "Ethics" and "Workplace Ethics". As you read through them, explain in your own words, what this means to you. Have you or someone else you know ever been put in a position to make an unethical decision?

3. List three (3) behaviors that you consider to be unethical and why.

4. What are your thoughts about leaders and managers having the responsibility to guide you and others in an environment that would support and encourage all to practice good and acceptable work ethics?

5. How would you address a conflict situation concerning a co-worker, a supervisor or a family member and explain what value you place on the outcome and is it worth it to you to deteriorate or even sacrifice a long established relationship for the sake of that outcome?

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1. How would you define character, integrity, and conscience? Look up the definitions and apply the meaning or characteristic of each as it pertains to you. Do not cut and paste your answers.

The definition of character is the aggregate nature of person's actions, traits, and features responsible for developing this person's personality. Integrity is the adherence to moral and ethical principles while a person's conscience is shaped by their ability to have empathy and cognizance understanding of their actions in regard to how they affect themselves and others.

My character is one of religion and pragmatic thought processes where I view situations in detail before acting. Once deciding to act, I act with integrity in relation to my religious principles that adhere to a certain moral code. My conscience is clear and concise and I reflect upon how my decisions will impact myself and others.

2. Look up the general terms of "Ethics" and "Workplace Ethics". As ...

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This solution provides an explanation of how ethical people possess character, integrity, and a conscience awareness that guides their decisiion-making and actions.

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