Exchanging gifts and showing hospitality is a perfectly normal part of doing business. It plays an important role in developing strong business relationships. In this area, an employee’s first obligation is to conduct himself or herself in a fair and impartial manner. He or she has a responsibility to not let gifts and business hospitality compromise, or even appear to compromise, his or her ethical standards against undue influence. Note: This course assumes that your organization allows business gifts and hospitality. Please use discretion as to whether or not this course applies to your organization.