OMM640 Week 5 Business Ethics
Read the article, “Business Ethics in Asia: Lost in Translation?”
Based on the information presented in the article, consider business ethics in the global environment. Explain the similarities and differences between ethics in the United States and in a global market such as Asia. Describe how you will establish a code of ethics for the global marketplace. What would be different and the same as an American code of ethics? A situation arises that offends the foreign culture; what steps might you take to rectify the situation and improve the reputation of your organization?
Cite the textbook, Kent, and a third source when responding to this question. Must be a minimum of 250 words, not including the question or citing.
Kent, J. (2014, Mar). Business ethics in Asia: Lost in translation? Forbes. Retrieved from http://www.forbes.com/sites/connorconnect/2014/03/25/business-ethics-in-asia-lost-in-translation/
Similarities and differences of ethics in United States and in Asia
Ethics is the rules or the set behavior with which we are expected to have while interacting with others especially in the business platform. Business ethics in the USA and ASIA may be different though there are those that maybe similar. In the United States and Asia, you have to always use protocol. It is ethical when you address people in business using their protocol. Secondly, you have to be disciplined especially in observing…