Essay on Ethics And Ethics : Ethics Or Morals

817 Words Jun 19th, 2016 4 Pages
According to Salterio and Webb, (2006). “Some people have such a strong preference for honest behavior that they will not act dishonestly even in the most tempting conditions”. Standing before God require a leader to display characteristic that glorify God. These leaders model positive moral and ethics. Fraud within accountants happens all of the time because there are some people that do not think about ethics or morals. Even managers, people that are supposed to be leaders, commit immoral acts. An example of this is when a manager is production planning under absorption costing; they may increase production when it is not needed, which then will wrongfully increase their income (Wild and Shaw, 2016). Corporations have to be very careful about who they let have control over decisions like that. If a corporation were to find leaders that model themselves after Jethro and his son-in-law Moses, who really focus on integrity, they would have a successful business. Jethro told Moses how important it is to find the right qualities in a leader, “But select capable men from all the people-men who fear God, trustworthy men who hate dishonest gain-and appoint them as officials… (Exodus 18:21). Long-term organizational goals cannot be met with dishonest people who do not live their life through God.
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