An Overview of Business Ethics, Stakeholder Relationships, & Social Responsibility
Wal-Mart case study
1. In a narrative format, discuss the key facts and critical issues presented in the case.
2. Defend Wal-Mart’s strategic focus of placing the customer’s interests above those of other stakeholders (such as supplier, employees and communities).
3. Do you think Wal-Mart’s recent emphasis on sustainability indicates a change in stakeholder orientation?
4. If you were the CEO of Wal-Mart, what would you do to prevent future ethical dilemmas, lawsuits, and publicity that damage the company’s reputation and growth plans?
*NOTE: Please answer each question with the minimum word count of 200-250 words. Review attachment for Case 1 found on page 1 to 15, and answer each question thoroughly. Place answers underneath each question so I know how to break it down, total of 4 questions. Use APA format to include in-text citations and a reference page. Use the attachment as a reference as well. Let me know if you have any questions or comments.