Flashcards in Business Ethics Deck (13)
What does CSR stand for?
Corporate Social Responsibility
Describe two benefits of business ethics.
Any two of the below:
- Improved investor loyalty
- Increases customer satisfaction
- Contributes to profit
List three primary dimensions of diversity based on Loden and Rosener.
Any 3 of the below:
- sexual orientation
- physical ability/disability
Define what discrimination is.
The treatment of a functionally irrelevant status as relevant for the distribution of some reward or penalty.
List two reasons why women and minorities are underrepresented and face obstacles?
Any 2 of the below:
- Absence of role models
- Exclusion from informed communication networks
- Promotion systems are often based on seniority
- They are more likely to be in precarious employment
What is the glass ceiling in management?
A metaphor used to describe an invisible barrier that keeps women from rising beyond a certain level of an organisational hierarchy
Positive organisational scholarship/behaviour focuses on...
both the positive and negative aspects of individuals, teams and organisations
What are the three components of work engagement
According to the well-being circumplex model, work engagement can be characterised by...
High activation and pleasantness
Due to their motivation processes, ___ _________ are related to ____ _________. (fill in the gaps)
Job resources -- work engagement
Define end beneficiaries in relational job design.
People affected by employees' work
According to Grant, respectful contacts with the end beneficiaries improved...
work motivation and job performance