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ETHICAL LEADERSHIP CASE COLLECTION

The items in this case archive have been developed by the Ted Rogers Leadership Centre and are free to download and use for educational purposes.

Pamela's Pickle

Pamela finds herself in a bit of a pickle when she is asked to be "flexible" with her financial projections.

Written By: Gail Cook Johnson
Case # 017-003
Keywords: integrated business planning; financial forecasting

A supplier's factory explodes prompting Sareh to investigate.  She finds more to consider than first met the eye.  

Written By: Chris MacDonald
Case # 017-002
Keywords: sweatshop labour; factory safety; risk management; supply chain; corporate social responsibility

Pamela's Pickle

During job interviews, people read more than just cover letters, resumés, and references.  

Written By: Hasko Von Kriegstein
Case # 017-001
Keywords: startup growth; human resources management; hiring; transparency; privacy; emotion recognition software

chaosincambodia

Lukas' new employee has great ideas for videogames with positive ethical themes, but may have done something dubious.  

Written By: Gail Cook Johnson
Case # 016-003
Keywords: videogames; sexism; doxing

Pamela's Pickle

Jackson finds himself having to juggle local customs, corporate policy, and the law.  

Written By: Gail Cook Johnson
Case # 016-002
Keywords: international business; local customs; bribery; kickbacks

chaosincambodia

The challenges that come with growing a small family-owned business are augmented by health & safety concerns.

Written By: Kyle Menken & Hasko Von Kriegstein
Case # 016-001
Keywords: family business; small business; restructuring; health and safety; workplace injury; nepotism

Pamela's Pickle

The stellar reputation of Winslet College & its athletes are threatened by an underage drinker and allegations of hazing.

Written By: Jessica Griffiths & Gail Cook Johnson
Case # 015-004
Keywords: sports; ethical leadership

chaosincambodia

David sees Albert as a shoe-in for CEO but learns of some disturbing allegations against him.

Written By: Gail Cook Johnson
Case # 015-003
Keywords: sexual harassment; news story; hospitality; ethical leadership

Pamela's Pickle

Ranjeet faces quality issues of imported materials, and has costs, deadlines, and a company reputation to consider.

Written By: Gail Cook Johnson & Grigor Edward Cook
Case # 015-002
Keywords: ethical leadership; quality assurance; international business

chaosincambodia

Passion for the theatre is not the only thing inflamed.  Drama happens offstage as old rivals clash.

Written By: Gail Cook Johnson
Case # 015-001
Keywords: ethical leadership; board governance; reporting; human resources management