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The right way to win : making business ethics work in the real world

Author: Robert Zafft
Publisher: Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, [2020] ©2020
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this pragmatic and accessible business ethics guide, students, entrepreneurs, and professionals learn that business ethics is about so much more than right and wrong. Harvard-educated and McKinsey & Co.-trained business leader Robert Zafft shows that being ethical is not an obstacle to but an essential building block for success.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Zafft, Robert.
Right way to win.
Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, [2020]
(OCoLC)1139917741
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Zafft
ISBN: 1538140721 9781538140727
OCLC Number: 1182842997
Description: 1 online resource (xvii, 237 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Contents: Intro --
Acknowledgments --
Enough Already! --
PART I: WHAT IS ETHICAL BEHAVIOR? --
1 CEO Follies: Beyond Greed --
2 Finding Ethics in a Lifeboat: Decision-Making Frameworks --
3 Machiavelli: Self-Interest and Self-Regard Posing as Ethics --
4 The Trashing of Hilton Head: Who Sets the Ethical Baseline? --
PART II: THE ETHICAL BUSINESS AND OTHER FANTASTIC BEASTS --
5 Owners, Managers, and Stakeholders: Whose Business Is It, Anyway? --
6 The Market for Reputation: A Fresh Take on the Ford Pinto Scandal --
7 "You Deal, You Die": The Godfather and Warren Buffett on Reputation 8 The Hazards of Lumpy Risk: How Arthur Andersen Met Its End --
PART III: RUNNING AN ETHICAL ORGANIZATION IN THE REAL WORLD --
9 Organizational Design: The Who and What of Accountability --
10 Process Control: The How of Accountability --
11 Culture: The Why of Accountability --
12 Crises and Cross-Fires: Weathering the Storm --
We Have Met the Enemy, and He Is Us --
Glossary --
Bibliography --
Index --
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Responsibility: Robert Zafft.

Abstract:

Robert Zafft presents the too-often abstract language of business ethics in straight-forward language, laying out two themes commonly ignored: in the real world, it is often easy to lay out an  Read more...

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