How would you characterize timberlands exercise

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Question #1

Using an Internet news search, find an example of a business that has abused its power and encountered the wrath of social interest groups or the government. Using content, concepts, and class discussion, introduce and discuss the situation and the current state. Conduct a stakeholder analysis and make recommendations for an improved outcome, using the same resources. Support your discussion with evidence from reputable resources, as well as content and concepts from the text.

Question #2

Read the Timberland Case in Chapter 3 titled, "Timberland's Corporate Social Responsibility - Under New Ownership" (beginning on page 65). Discuss the following: How would you characterize Timberland's exercise of its corporate power in society? Is Timberland using its influence responsibly? If so, how? Has Timberland balanced its economic and social responsibilities through its various programs, such as the annual Serv-apalooza event and sustainability goals? Are the company's programs examples of enlightened self-interest? Support your discussion with evidence from reputable resources, as well as content and concepts from the text.

Question #3

Read the Timberland Case in Chapter 3 titled, "Timberland's Corporate Social Responsibility - Under New Ownership" (beginning on page 65). Discuss the following: What are the arguments for and against Timberland's social responsibility initiatives? If you were an executive of VF Corporation, would you support continuation of these initiatives? Why or why not? Support your discussion with evidence from reputable resources, as well as content and concepts from the text.

Question #4

The U.S. Corporate Sentencing Guidelines and the Sarbanes-Oxley Act appeared on the U.S. ethics scene years ago. There are numerous articles discussing these legal requirements. Discuss the following: Has the U.S. Corporate Sentencing Guidelines or the Sarbanes-Oxley Act promoted ethical behavior by employees, or have firms only been interested in avoiding or reducing jail time for their executives? Support your discussion with evidence from reputable resources, as well as content and concepts from the text.

 


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