Invoke employee loyalty

Lichtman, Jim
January 1998
Workforce;Jan1998, Vol. 77, p121
Analyzes corporate issues involving a conflict between loyalty and ethical principles. Supervisor's pressuring of employee to misrepresent a time line; Possibility of dismissal from job; Loyalty to family; Necessity of establishing ethics as the ground rule of behavior in an organization.


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