Organizational Ethics Term Paper by ResearchRiter

A discussion of the ethics of using information from an employee who used to work for the competition.
# 124268 | 750 words | 3 sources | APA | 2008 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2008 in Business (General) , Ethics (General)

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The paper considers the ethics surrounding using competitive information obtained by an employee who used to work for the competition. The paper develops a resolution in the form of an ethics policy and uses "Business Ethics" by Weiss as a source.

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"When companies hire employees who have worked at a competitor, it is typically a win-win for both parties. The employee stays in an industry and a field that is familiar, and the training time is less for the hiring company. However, many employees sign non-disclosure agreements with their employers and these remain in effect after those employees leave the organization. Ethical difficulties arise when employees of a new organization find themselves in a position where knowledge they have of their previous company-a..."

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