Keeping Word in Business Name Professor Course Institution Date Keeping word in business is the act of being trustworthy loyal considerate honest and transparent in all business activities someone is involved in. For example two or more partners who have decided to venture into a certain business need to be honest to one another in all the aspects of their business like ownership of shares commitment to the success of the business profit sharing etc. A certain monopoly business should not sell commodities to customers at extremely high prices which are unrealistic (Carroll &Buchholtz 2014). This is known as exploitation of customers. Suppliers when assigned to deliver goods and services to business enterprises should not interfere with the quality and quantity ordered and supposed to be delivered. Companies involved in a package of finished products should not alter the quality cost lives. Ananias sold a piece of land at a certain price and he didn’t give the exact amount of money he sold to man of God Peter. His wife Sapphire also knew that her husband didn’t give the right price of the land. Therefore she also lied. Both of them died Ananias dying first and his wife later(Acts 5: 1-11 King James Version). Jesus gets furious with people carrying out business activities in the house of God. This is unethical business. Business activities should not be done anywhere as this can cause disturbance to the society (Mathew 21: 12-17 King James Version). References Carroll A. &Buchholtz A. (2014). Business and society: Ethics sustainability and stakeholder management. Nelson Education. Trevino L. K. & Nelson K. A. (2016). Managing business ethics: Straight talk about how to do it right. John Wiley & Sons. [...]
Please write 2 page essay using Belhaven University APA format and include 2 bible verses to support the paper. The paper is on this topic .Is keeping your word in business important ? Why? What are the consequences of not keeping your word and not being trustworthy.