Dating ethics in workplace

So when Lewis Platt says "it's not the fact that he had an affair" but rather that he exercised poor judgment and what Platt is clearly acknowledging is that that's is exactly the reason he was forced to resign. That was basically the symptom and the cause was poor judgment. This was a sophisticated, competent CEO brought in on a ticket of reclaiming Boeing's credibility, engaging in scandalous behavior himself because of the issues of power.

What's so striking is that they use the code of conduct that he (Stonecipher) so vigorously promoted internally as the reason for his dismissal. As a complimentary observation, absolutely, and it could be made to a male as well. His affair: I think people are missing the point that Stonecipher is married.

These relationships, even if consensual, may ultimately result in conflict or difficulties in the workplace.

If such a relationship currently exists or develops, it must be disclosed: C. When employees interact with students, staff are in a position of trust and power.

If a relationship is deemed to be inappropriate under these guidelines, the appropriate department head or next level of administrator, after consultation with the EAD and a Human Resources Consultant will take appropriate action.

As a large employer, Vanderbilt does have members from the same family who work at the University.

These relationships must not jeopardize the effective functioning of the University by the appearance of either favoritism or unfairness in the exercise of professional judgment.

In relationships with students, the employee is expected to be aware of his/her professional responsibilities and to avoid apparent or actual conflict of interest, favoritism or bias.

In the Boeing case, the company chairman was quoted as saying that "it's not the fact that he -Harry Stonecipher] was having an affair" that caused him to be fired but that there were some issues of poor judgment that "impaired his ability to lead ..." Dr.

Ken Siegel: As soon as someone opens up a sentence telling you what's not the case it's exactly what the case is. This was not an unwise man engaged in unwise activity.

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