Which of the following are ethically acceptable ways to fire an employee?
C) On the phone
D) In person
If your answer included “B,” you’re in good company. According to an interview with Fortune, George Zimmer, former CEO of The Men’s Wearhouse, was told via e-mail that his services would no longer be needed. This isn’t a rude way to let someone go. It’s unethical. Here’s why.