Ethical Issues Essay
Dilemma And Ethics
University of Phoenix
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This essay is about and ethical dilemma that my best friend has experienced at her
workplace. As you read this paper you will find out exactly what the relationship
between values and morals are when it comes to working in a nursing home. Also you
will gain knowledge on how I examined the way external social pressures influenced
some business ethics in this situation. …show more content…
and gift card for her children my friend refused the money and gift cards and told the
family members if they wanted to show their appreciation they could bring cookies for
the whole staff.
My best friend loved her job because she was a single parent and she knew that
her job was what was feeding her small family. She wanted to be honest at all times and
her personal values and morals just didn't let her accept the money or the gift cards.
Personal values are those standards that you set for yourself to live by. Since these
values vary by individuals they are “personal” and can include many things like religion,
morals, and ethics. I believe those all played a huge role in my friends personal values.
Values and morals are something that you learn as you get older, I believe. Being
honest and trustworthy are very important in all of life's situations. In this ethical
dilemma my best friend chose to be honest and not accept the money even when it was
Christmas time and could have used it for her children. She did not second guess herself
or make any reservations in her head on how she could accept the money and gift cards
without getting caught. The