one reference for each. each question needs to be at least 200 words.
– Discuss what an ethics game plan and its importance is. Discuss what you feel are the most important aspects to an ethics game plan (there is no right or wrong answer as we all have different levels of ethicality, however, make sure to support your thoughts/ideas).
Suppose you find a co-worker is committing fraud within your organization. Based on your ethical game plan, what would you do?
– Discuss what the purpose of footnotes and financial disclosures are within a company’s financial statements.
Examine your company’s most recent 10k, look at their MD&A (Management Discussion & Analysis) section, and discuss the information contained in their footnotes and disclosures. What information can be obtained about their operations that an outsider who has not read their financials would not know (post about what happened within your organization)?
In addition, select one piece of information (disclosure or note) from their financials and discuss the significance of that information to a particular stakeholder. Why would that information be important?
– After watching this week’s ethics movie about Enron, please make an initial post addressing the following prompts:
What did you find interesting about this movie?
Was there anything you found disturbing about this movie; if so, what, discuss?
What were the accounting issues that were discussed in this movie?
Do you think these ethical deficiencies were based on principles or rules? Meaning do you think Enron officials followed the rules of accounting, or do you think their lack of ethics was based on a deficiency of principles?