For MBA 610 project 3, you’re asked to define the concepts of “organizational culture, climate, and ethical decisions and practices.” As noted in the instructions for your deliverable, you can use the sources mentioned in your classroom to find these definitions. You can also find additional information about these concepts by using UMGC Library databases such as Gale eBooks and SAGE Knowledge: SAGE Reference eBook Collection to search for:
Some additional readings that might be of use/interest include, for example:
You are also asked to discuss the current organizational culture and climate of your own organization or an organization that your instructor has approved.
Keep in mind that there may not be any articles from scholarly journals that directly discuss your chosen organization’s culture, climate, and/or ethics; rather, it’s very possible that you’ll need to use a variety of sources in order to be able to provide an informed commentary about what it’s like to work at your organization.
Some UMGC Library resources that you could use include:
In addition to these UMGC Library resources, you might also want to take a look at resources that are freely available online, such as:
In addition to those freely available resources, you might also want to take a look at resources only available to company employees, such as:
You should use proprietary company resources only sparingly as resources for your assignment, and only if it wouldn’t violate any company policy for you to mention such sources.
Note that any company resources that aren’t available to non-employees should be handled as personal communications for citation purposes, as discussed at APA 7th edition citation examples: Interviews, e-mail messages, and other personal communications.