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Description: Employees at Google offices around the world held a wave of walkouts on Thursday to protest the company’s handling of sexual harassment.

Source: NYTimes.com

Date: Nov 01, 2018

Link: https://www.nytimes.com/2018/11/01/technology/google-walkout-sexual-harassment.html?rref=collection%2Fsectioncollection%2Fbusiness&action=click&contentCollection=business&region=rank&module=package&version=highlights&contentPlacement=1&pgtype=sectionfront

Questions for discussion:

  • Summarize the issues that precipitated the action by employees.
  • What does this action say about the changing culture in this company?
  • Do you think the action and publicity will affect other businesses?
  • What would you advise management and employees at this time?

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