Essay about What Does Ethics Mean Me? Ethics?

1258 Words Dec 8th, 2015 6 Pages
What does ethics mean to me? Ethics means treating people the way you would like to be treated. I try to use respect in everyday life. Most days I am pretty successful at accomplishing this task. It is never easy but, this is something that was instilled in me at a very young age. Something I learned in this class is that it could be morally wrong but, not necessarily criminally wrong. There are also more ethical codes than I could even begin to wrap my head around. Ethical standards are guidelines to follow and live by. They are not always black and white, there are a lot of gray areas in between. A person just needs to live there life how they feel is best. I thought I was an ethically sound person but, found that I need to work on some things. Some things were brought up in class and I didn’t agree with them but, didn’t stand up for my beliefs. I need to work on something Joel says in class, “sometimes my stand may not be popular”. I am trying this new found skill out and am finding that to be a very true statement. There are more people unhappy with things I say but, if it’s ethically right then its ok. The major challenge in this class was learning how to work in groups when some people didn’t want to help. I just thought about how arguing wouldn’t help the situation. I also had to overcome that debate challenge, when it wasn’t my stand on things. That was the toughest assignment in class. It was also the most fun. So in closing thoughts, this class…

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