Essay on Management

1320 WordsNov 3, 20126 Pages
1. Which of the following statements best illustrates the view of “utilitarianism”? I. From each according to his abilities, to each according to his needs. II. The risk reasonably to be perceived defines the duty to be obeyed and risks imports relation; it is risk to another or to others within the range of apprehension. III. An action is right when maximizing welfare and total well-being. IV. Individuals should pursue his or her own self-interest, even at the expense of others. 2. The best example of a source for virtue ethics for a business is newspapers articles about the corporation. the corporate mission statement. the documentation in human resources justifying the hiring of new staff. the…show more content…
Most employers use the test to calculate complex personality matches between employees when placing them on groups or teams in the business. Employee theft is a tremendous expense each year and employers believe that these tests will remove the largest potential offenders. Employers want something in the file they can try to use later to fire someone if it things don’t work out. 13. In considering the legality of employer interception of employee e-mails at work, pick the correct statement III. No expectation of privacy exists over an employer-owned computer system at work. 14. A majority of states have enacted "lifestyle rights laws" that protect workers' off-duty activities including cases of smoking, cohabitation, drinking. and single parenthood. What is the least effective argument by an employer to regulate off-the-clock activities in a state that has not enacted such lifestyle rights legislation? Answer It will provide a healthy work force. Unregulated employees are less productive. There is no invasion of privacy since the employee is “at will.” To prevent higher health care and insurance costs. 15. The United States Constitution, Fourth Amendment provides "[t]he right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers, and effects, against unreasonable searches and seizures, shall not be
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