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In light of recent scandals and excesses by organization managers, the authors of a recent Harvard Business Review article are calling business schools to support making management a profession, governed by codes of conduct that “forge in implicit social contract with society. ” One response to their call is a non-profit organization called MBA Oath. Its goal is to create a community of graduating MBA students from any university that voluntarily sign an oath that pledges them to “create value responsibly and ethically.”
Please assess if professionalizing management can really make a difference in terms of ethical accountability and everyday managerial behavior. Please provide 1-2 examples to support your viewpoints that other learners will be able to assess and debate within our weekly discussion forum.