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1) What does the above phrase referring to?

2) What do we need so that we can do/get “more” things with “less”?


The Answer is “TECHNOLOGY

The Answer is “TECHNOLOGY

”Office of the


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Topic Outcome

At the end of this chapter, students should be able to:

Recognize how the emergence of technology impacts the business operation and its stakeholders.

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Ethics & Technology Technological advancement often deliver new

& improved functional capabilities of business before we have had to fully consider the implications of those improvements.

Dramatic changes in workplace technology over the last 2 decades – specifically desktop computing, the internet, and the growth of email and instant messaging – offers “ease of access”, “ease of use”, and the “increased worker productivity”.

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Impacts of IT Technology Over Workplace/Workpractice

Impacts of ITTechnology Mobile


Manage by Outcome vs. Manage by Attendance

Virtual Office

Faster Access to

Info at Realtime

Ability to work away from office

Work from Home

Hybrid Virtual Team

Pay for Output e.g.


Complexity in evaluate

perf. & motivation

Social Networking

The Future of Work

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Issues on Application of IT Technology on Business


Selling Personal Details






How to Hack Facebook

Got Fired coz Facebook

Art of Phishing

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Ethical Issues on Scientific Breakthrough

Bio-technology & Stem Cell

Human Genome

Genetically Engineered

Foods Bio Weapon


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Issues1. Can employer (manager/supervisor) access

and see the PC screen of employee without their approval or knowledge? (The purpose is to check if they are abusing the Internet facility or doing personal stuffs while at work). If the employee come to know about it, can he/she make a complain for violating their right for privacy?

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Issues (cont.)2. Recruitment through Social Networking is

getting popular nowadays. If an employer access the candidates’ Facebook’s profile before calling them for interview, is this an allowable business practice?

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Issues (cont.)3. Is “Low-Cost Carriers” really mean low price?

Or do those airlines force passengers to pay the costs to passenger in a nice manner?

Ryan Air Cheap Flight

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Issues (cont.)4. Where did the developed countries dumped

their obsolete technology gadgets? Where are the “backdoor” for these obsolete technology?

Toxic Technology

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