Business Ethics: Why Greg Smith Left Goldman Sachs (Advanced)

Download the Business Ethics ESL lesson plan here: GoldmanSachs-Smith-Advanced-29032012.docx

A lesson on ethics in finance

Business Ethics ESL Lesson Plan: Advanced: Warm-up (Pair Work)

1) What's the best way to invest for your future?
2) What companies do you feel overcharge or abuse their customers?
3) What is the purpose of a corporation or financial institution?
4) Have you ever quit a job for ethical reasons?
5) What are the values of the company you work for?

Reading: Why Greg Smith Left Goldman Sachs (March, 2012)

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2 comments on “Business Ethics: Why Greg Smith Left Goldman Sachs (Advanced)

  1. Garet Hanson (Posted on 2-6-2015 at 10:49) Reply

    I did not really like the topic that much at all.

  2. Amanda (Posted on 4-5-2017 at 10:49) Reply

    Excellent activity! As a first-time one-to-one teacher, this activity is exactly what I was looking for: filled with good quality content, makes the student think and it’s an actual and daily subject.
    Thank you so very much!!
    Love from Brazil

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