Under pressure

Scott, Lisa; McManus, John
December 2010
Management Services;Winter2010, Vol. 54 Issue 4, p33
Academic Journal
The article analyzes the impact of goal orientation in business on ethics and moral judgment that make business decisions. It is believed that managers are expected to observe ethical values and this can be achieved by working within the organization, knowing how to utilize time and skills effectively, and applying business ethics. Author John Kotter thinks that integrated risk management can cover strategic risks and upside opportunities to fill the gap between strategy and tactics in times of uncertainty in a business. The author concludes that managers can handle situations based on personal and ethical values and their moral compass despite time pressures if their awareness of morality in the work ethic grows.


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