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Ethical Leadership Question

Does the primary responsibility of conducting an ethical organization rest with the executives? Why or why not?

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Dear Student,
Your question is a common question asked about ethical responsibility in organizations. You can answer this question like so:

Executives occupy leadership and managerial positions, they are high on the hierarchy and influence decision-making and outcome whether in productivity, workplace atmosphere or employee and client relations. Organizations have particular ways of doing things and deal with the challenges and conditions of their work environment and their market in particular ways (i.e. consider how Google 'acts' as an entity and compare this to how Apple, Inc. and Samsung, Inc. act ...

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