Western Kentucky University

CWD: Courses: Management and Supervisory Training

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Ethical Uses of Power in Organizations

Session Format:

One 4-Hour Session


The current wave of ethics charges against both business and political leaders has resulted in a need for values/ethics clarification. This training session will provide methods for sorting out ethical issues and resolving dilemmas.


The participant will learn how to set and maintain ethical standards as a leadership function within an organization.

Content Outline

  • Clarification of values, ethics, power, and leadership concepts
  • Ethical dilemmas in typical organizations
  • Perspectives on methods of solving ethics/ values dilemmas
  • Debriefing of solutions

Who Should Attend

This seminar is intended for managers, supervisors, supervisory trainees, and employees involved in teams or work groups.

 Last Modified 7/22/13