Activist Business Ethics by Cory J.

By Cory J.

This publication asks the query, how may perhaps we persuade or compel glossy company to use moral criteria and is it necessary to the good fortune of economic system? with the intention to resolution the query, this booklet examines the evolution of the activist company ethics in enterprise, in democracies, Christianity, Judaism, Islam, Buddhism, in philosophy, psychology and psychoanalysis. The booklet examines foreign points, the personification of stakeholders, the predominance of values and ethics for CEOs and the inefficient safeguards of the stakeholders' pursuits.

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The evangelist managers often prefer to receive professional services from lawyers, members of Board of Directors, or colleagues from the same 37 congregation, although it is very difficult to abstain in the modern business world from an association with members of other religious faith. If we go back to the origins, we find that Jesus Christ blesses the poor and offers them the Kingdom of Heaven, preaches against the greed of wealth, as it is easier for a camel to go through a needle hole than for the rich to reach the Kingdom of Heaven.

The mainstream pooh-poohed it. People called environmentalists ‘tree huggers’ and ‘crazy hippies’. Now there’s curbside recycling in most major American cities. There’s a steady stream of environmental legislation moving through Congress. Environmental considerations are a part of the normal planning process today. Many corporations have environmental coordinators on staff. Most Americans know there’s no ‘away’ to throw things. Concern for the environment doesn’t seem so crazy anymore. That’s the way social movements change what the norms are.

Their corrosion will testify against you and eat your flesh like fire. You have hoarded wealth in the last days. Look! The wages you failed to pay the workmen who mowed your fields are crying out against you. The cries of the harvesters have reached the ears of the Lord Almighty. You have lived on earth in luxury and self-indulgence. You have condemned and murdered innocent men, who were not opposing you. ” (The Bible, James, 5:1-7) It is with a great sympathy and conviction that we read those citations, which are much more extreme than those of Mao Tse Tung, with the sole difference that Saint James exhorts us to wait the Lord’s coming, while Mao and other revolutionaries lost their patience after their people have been waiting for 2000 years and have decided to take the fate of their people in their hands.

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