In the case study located on page one and two of the textbook details a portion of the memo Sherron Watkins, is the former Vice President of Enron Corporation who alerted then-CEO Ken Lay in August 2001 to accounting irregularities within the company, warning him that Enron “might implode in a wave of accounting scandals.” The Time magazine named her a corporate whistleblower and featured her on the cover of the magazine. Read the statements on page two and create a 250 – 300 word discussion post using that outlines:
Your thoughts about this case?
Do you think Sherron Watkins was a whistleblower?
How do you think the Enron scandal has affected you?