Management Case Study: Caught in a Cyber Blind

Assignment 1.1: Caught in a Cyber Bind   

Complete this assignment to enhance your understanding of ethical issues that could potentially happen in a real-world setting. 

Deliverables 

  • A 400-word paper that includes at least one APA-formatted reference to material from this lesson. 

Activity Details 

To complete the assignment, perform the follow these steps: 

Step 1: Download and read the case: Caught in a Cyber Bind from Ebert, R.J., & Griffin, R.W. (2013). Business Essentials (9th ed., p. 353). Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice-Hall.  

Step 2: Answer the following questions.  

Answer the following questions found at the end of the case and begin to formulate a response: 

  1. Given the factors in this situation, what, if any, ethical issues exist?
  2. Would you adopt either of the two “possible solutions” listed above? Why or Why not?
  3. If a friend was confronted with this same situation and asked your opinion, what advice would you offer?  

Step 3: Write a paper.  

Complete a 400-word paper that includes at least one APA-formatted reference to material from this lesson in response to the above specifications. 

Use these writing guidelines:  

  • Include a cover page and references in addition to your required word count.  
  • Use correct APA format  
  • Double-space text  
  • Use size 12 Times New Roman  
  • Use section headings to organize  
  • Indent paragraphs  
  • Include in-text citations  
  • Use correct spelling, grammar, sentence structure, and verb tense  

Reference:  

  • Caught in a Cyber Bind from Ebert, R.J., & Griffin, R.W. (2013). Business Essentials(9th ed., p. 353). Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice-Hall.  
  • Filename: ebert_353.pdf