Write 400-600 words that respond to the following questions with your thoughts, ideas, and comments. This will be the foundation for future discussions by your classmates. Be substantive and clear, and use examples to reinforce your ideas.

References and citations must be used. APA Format

Part A

Differentiate among the various concepts of leadership and managerial roles and the impact to the organization.

Examine alternative responses to situations confronting leaders and managers using the theoretical basis of ethical behavior and normative theory.

Part B

Note: All character and company names are fictional and are not intended to depict any actual person or business.

View Problem Scenario A to learn more about the relationship between Joe, the salesman for UWEAR, and Bill, the customer. This scenario provides key information in helping formulate answers for assignments this week. I have attached Scenario A to this.

In this Discussion Board, you will conduct a debate regarding the ethical nature of Bill and Joe’s relationship.

Argue that the nature of their relationship is an ethical breach. Consider the following:

  • Does Joe’s relationship with Bill meet the definition of a conflict of interest?
  • Are Bill’s gifts a form of bribery?
  • Which ethical theory supports your view? Why?
  • What other ethical issues might be associated with the relationship between Bill and Joe?

Ethical theories that could be used :

Egoism ethics, utilitarianism theory, deontological ethics, care ethics,and virtue ethic, pick one that could be used in this situation that could resolve the ethical issues.