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Sources of Individual Ethical Principles

- History
- Society
- Local Environment
- Individual Ethics and Actions

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Examples of history ethical principles

Religion, Philosophy, Geographic Environment, Nationality, Society, Culture

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Examples of society ethical principles

- Societal norms and values
- Laws, Codes, and Regulations

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Examples of local environment ethical principles

- orgs
- geographic regions/community
- family/clan

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Sources of Ethical Values in orgs

- Personal Ethics
- Org Culture
- Org Systems
- External Stakeholders

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Examples of personal ethics sources of ethical values in orgs

- beliefs and values
- moral development
- ethical framework

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Examples of org culture sources of ethical values in orgs

- rituals, ceremonies
- stories, heroes
- language, slogans
- symbols
- founder, history

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Examples of org systems sources of ethical values in orgs

- structure
- policies, rules
- code of ethics
- reward system
- selection, training

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Examples of external stakeholders sources of ethical values in orgs

- government regulations
- customers
- special-interest groups
- global market forces

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how leaders shape culture and ethics

- value-based leadership
- formal structure and systems

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what formal structure and systems do leaders use to shape culture and ethics

- structure (ethics committee, Chief ethics officer, ethics hotlines)
- disclosure mechanisms (whistle blowing)
- code of ethics
- training programs

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Characteristics of values-based leaders

- personal actions and expectations
- fairness with others
- interpersonal behaviours
- org leadership

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responses to unfavourable conditions

- Neglect
- Exit
- Voice
- Loyalty

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What is happiness?

- positive emotions
- life satisfactions
- subjective well-beng

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What is happiness driven by?

- material sufficiency
- relationships
- meaning/purpose