Business Ethics Course Online
A company’s ethics will determine its reputation. Good business ethics are essential for the long-term success of an organization. Implementing an ethical program will foster a successful company culture and increase profitability. Developing a Business Ethics program takes time and effort, but doing so will do more than improve business, it will change lives.
A company’s ethics will have an influence on all levels of business. It will influence all who interact with the company including customers, employees, suppliers, competitors, etc. All of these groups will have an effect on the way a company’s ethics are developed. It is a two-way street; the influence goes both ways, which makes understanding ethics a very important part of doing business today. Ethics is very important, as news can now spread faster and farther than ever before.
Video teaching note on Business Ethics by Leaders Excellence:
What are the Course Objectives for Business Ethics?
Research has consistently demonstrated that when clear goals are associated with learning that the learning occurs more easily and rapidly. With that in mind, let’s review our goals for this course.
By the end of this online course, you will be able to:
- Define and understand ethics.
- Understand the benefits of ethics.
- Create strategies to implement ethics at work.
- Recognize social and business responsibility.
- Identify ethical and unethical behavior.
- Learn how to make ethical decisions and lead with integrity.
How Does the Online Business Ethics Course Work?
This online course includes our course modules, allowing you to take it when you’re ready and at your own pace. The completion time is 2-3 hours of study. You can log in to the learning management system from anywhere, making learning self-directed and available 24/7 using any computer or smartphone.
If you want to learn more about our course modules and explore a complete course, follow this link.
Do I Need to Speak English Fluently in Order to Complete the Business Ethics Course?
English doesn’t have to be your first language in order to participate in this course. However, you must understand English in order to complete the coursework. Depending on your English level, some participants might use more than the designated time to complete the course.
Will I Receive a Certificate?
When you have successfully completed this course, you will be awarded a certificate of completion. This official proof-of-completion document is issued by Leaders Excellence at Harvard Square, organized in 2014 under the laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.
Based on best practices and standards in online education, all our courses meet the high standards of U.S. education. As a member of the Harvard Square Business Association, we are included in the Harvard community at Harvard Square and a member of the Harvard Faculty Club. We are also a member of AACSB International, which places us in the same elite group with the best educational institutions and business schools in the world.
The Leaders Excellence Certificate Courses℠ are an approved and registered service mark by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, classified under education class 41.
What Self-Reflective Question to Ask Yourself on Business Ethics?
Think of a few current or past news events where a business was not ethical.
What are the Benefits to Business Ethics?
Operating an ethical business has a number of rewards. The circumstances of each company will determine the results of managing ethics. There are, however, 10 common benefits that all companies have when they manage their business ethics.
- Ethical companies comply with all legal requirements and are less likely to be fined or sued.
- Consumers are more likely to support a business with a reputation as an ethical organization.
- Companies with ethical values improve their communities.
- Ethical rules save organizations from accidently violating the rights of employees or consumers.
- Employees’ personal moral standards will improve at an ethical business.
- A fair working environment facilitates teamwork and productivity.
- Many successful financial business practices are reinforced by ethical business practices.
- Established ethical guidelines will lead a company in times of change and stress.
- Ethical companies retain employees and save money in turnover.
- There is personal satisfaction in doing the right thing.
How Do I Register for the Business Ethics Course?
To register for the Business Ethics course, please complete the registration form below by scrolling down to find this course on the list. You will be forwarded to our payment page after you have submitted your information.
The cost for this course is $79 and is available for enrollment all year around with rolling admission. If you sign up for 2 courses at the same time the cost is $139 and $199 for 3 courses. Once we receive your registration and payment, you will be enrolled in the course(s) on the next business day with access for 5 days to the learning management system. As the courses are delivered 100% online, it is open to business professionals globally. The completion time for each course is 2-3 hours of study.
Please feel free to contact us if you need any further information at info@LeadersExcellence.com.