Assignment 2 STRAYER INTRO TO BUSIN Essay

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Assignment #2: “Ethical and Socially Responsive Business”
Shadiek Brown
Bus100 - Intro to Business
DR. MARIA EMILIA GAMBUZZA
December 9, 2014

The Cheesecake Factory Business Ethics The Cheesecake Factory established in the 1940s by Oscar and Evelyn Overton. Mrs. Overton began making cheesecake in the basement of her home in Detroit, using cream cheese as one of her main ingredients to give it, its scrumptious taste it has today. In 1972, the Overton’s moved there business to Woodland hills suburb of Los Angeles. By the end of the year, Cheesecake Factory moved from their previous location to its new headquarters in Calabasas Hills, California, which they hired additional staff members to increase productivity. The New facility was
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But they’re not getting much in the way of formal development, such as training, mentoring and coaching – things they also value highly.” (Lipman, 2013) We do our best to develop our employees within our organization and encourage them to take The Cheesecake Factory mission statement describe what’s important about employees work. It states:
“To create an environment where absolute guest satisfaction is our highest priority.”(Cheesecake, 2014)
All staff members at The Cheesecake factory are expected to fulfill the mission statement of the company while complying with the code of conduct and using ethical behavior. We always aim to satisfy our customers and make them happy. Our company are committed to doing what is right without expectation. Therefore, as leaders of our organization we must have dynamic energy and the ability to energize others. Employees will follow us as leaders when we do the right thing, act according to the code of conduct, respect other employees, and show great responsibility. This will fuel our commitment to the endless quest for excellence. Our company goes farther with its vision statement, which more explicitly defines what The Cheesecake Factory “environment” looks, feels, smells, and tastes like to our valued customer. Cheesecake Factory vision is:
“Through a shared commitment to excellence, we are dedicated to the uncompromising quality of our

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