Supplement | HBS Case Collection | November 2007

Differences at Work: Alex (B)

by Sandra J. Sucher and Rachel Gordon


In Differences at Work: Alex (B) HBS Case No. 9-408-042 turns to his uncle, an employment lawyer, to discuss the situation. After receiving a matching offer from his current firm, Alex decides to stay with his firm but concedes that he did not have to make any hard ethical decisions. He wonders what he would have done if he had not received the matching offer.

Keywords: Decisions; Ethics; Job Offer; Compensation and Benefits;


Sucher, Sandra J., and Rachel Gordon. "Differences at Work: Alex (B)." Harvard Business School Supplement 408-042, November 2007.