Week Two: Case Assignment
Wells Fargo: The Stage Coach Went Out of Control
Case 3, Pages 361 – 367
Read the Case Study entitled, “ Wells Fargo: The Stage Coach Went Out of Control” on pages 361 – 367 in the textbook. Then, answer all three questions at the end of the case on page 366.
I selected the most interesting and applicable cases for the class. Be sure to back up your answers with facts from the textbook, and list citations and references as required. Submit your paper in a Word Document.
Please answer the questions completely in a formal paper format following APA requirements. Remember, it is quality that counts so be brief, thorough, and to the point. Good Luck!This assignment must be submitted by Sunday 11:59 PM. To submit, click on the Assignment link above.
Case Assignment Grading Criteria:
Thoroughly answered all of the questions: 60 points possible
References to course material: 20 points possible
Spelling/Grammar at the college level: 20 points possible
Total: 100 points
- How did Wells Fargo’s focus on short-term gains violate the duties they owed to consumers, regulators, and employees?
- Describe how the Wells Fargo scandal demonstrates that organizational leaders must not only establish goals but ensure that those goals are being acted upon appropriately.
- Why are ethical values useless unless they are continually reinforced within the company?