Uber Pays the Price
Critical Thinking Questions
1. Based on Coxs business case for diversity, what are some positive outcomes that may result in changes to Ubers leadership team?
2. Under what form of federal legislation was Fowler protected?
3. What strategies should have been put in place to help prevent sexual harassment incidents like this from happening in the first place?
Sources: Uber corporate Website, https://www.uber.com/newsroom/company-info/ (February, 2017); Marco della Cava, Uber has lost market share to Lyft during crisis, USA Today, June 13, 2017, https://www.usatoday.com/story/tech/news/2017/06/13/uber-market-share-customer-image-hit-string-scandals/102795024/; Tracey Lien, Uber fires 20 workers after harassment investigation, Los Angeles Times, Jun 6, 2017, http://www.latimes.com/business/la-fi-tn-uber-sexual-harassment-20170606-story.html; Susan Fowler, Reflecting On One Very, Very Strange Year At Uber, February 19, 2017, https://www.susanjfowler.com/blog/2017/2/19/reflecting-on-one-very-strange-year-at-uber.