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A Clear Correlation: Ethical Companies Outperform
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By | 2017-06-09T19:34:48+00:00 June 9th, 2017|Ethics & Compliance Programs, Featured Expert|

For over a decade, Ethisphere has annually been recognizing companies on the World’s Most Ethical Companies list. Year after year, we’ve found that publicly traded companies on that list consistently outperform the markets, with firms in last year’s edition outperforming the S&P 500 by 3.3 percent. What’s the cause? The debate continues. Do these companies Read More

BlackRock’s Take on Sustainability in the Boardroom
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By | 2017-05-16T15:29:22+00:00 May 16th, 2017|Featured Expert|

Michelle Edkins is a Managing Director at BlackRock and Global Head of its Investment Stewardship team of 22 specialists based in five regions. Edkins, who spoke to Ethisphere’s Aarti Maharaj, is responsible for the team’s engagement and proxy voting activities in relation to the companies in which BlackRock invests on behalf of clients.  She also Read More

Executive Briefing: The Advantages of Taking a Strategic Approach to Ethics

By | 2017-05-03T13:48:50+00:00 May 3rd, 2017|Corporate Culture, Featured Expert|

At Realogy, integrity is a core value. We view our commitment to integrity not just as the right thing to do, but as a critical component of our company’s success. As we continue to move forward, we are focused on enhancing our ethics & compliance program through defined measurements and metrics. Richard A. Smith, Read More

Q&A: The Role of Metrics in Ethics, Compliance and Culture
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By | 2017-04-20T15:52:21+00:00 April 20th, 2017|Board Oversight & Governance, Featured Expert|

Alan Sauber Talks with Ellen Wolf About the Role of Metrics in Ethics, Compliance and Culture. Wolf  has served as a member of the Board of Directors of Premier, Inc. since October 2013.  More below. Propelled by competition, businesses today are constantly measuring their value. This is largely assessed from the perspective of the shareholder, Read More

U.S. Bancorp: Manage, Protect and MEASURE Your Reputation
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By | 2017-03-28T17:14:40+00:00 March 24th, 2017|Featured Expert, Reputation|

Katherine B. Quinn is Chief Strategy and Reputation Officer of U.S. Bancorp. Ms. Quinn has served in this position since joining U.S. Bancorp in September 2013 and has served on U.S. Bancorp’s Managing Committee since January 2015. More on Ms. Quinn below.  Reputation is one of the greatest assets for any organization. A strong reputation Read More

Royal Caribbean Cruises CEO Discusses Leading the Way
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By | 2017-03-28T17:05:11+00:00 March 11th, 2017|Board Oversight & Governance, Featured Expert|

When it comes to being passionate about what you do, Richard D. Fain is among the highest ranks. After nearly three decades with Royal Caribbean Cruises, Ltd. (“Royal Caribbean Cruises”), one of the 2016 World’s Most Ethical Companies®, Richard brings his valuable experience to the table. In this interview with Ethisphere, we discuss the evolution Read More

Nokia on Compliance Integration Challenges
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By | 2017-02-17T19:37:39+00:00 February 17th, 2017|Featured Expert|

Jeffrey Eglash, Vice President, Ethics and Compliance, Nokia chats with Ethisphere about what it means to build a culture of leadership and accountability. To hear more about this topic and from Jeffrey, register for Ethisphere’s 9th Annual Global Ethics Summit. Q: Merging with another company can usher in many challenges, but when it comes to Read More

How Data Governance Helps to Mitigate Risk at UPMC Insurance Services
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By | 2017-01-30T18:24:14+00:00 January 30th, 2017|Featured Expert, Global Ethics Summit|

K.C. Turan is Senior Vice President, Chief Risk, Compliance & Ethics Officer at UPMC Insurance Services.  In this role, he oversees and leads the cross-organizational corporate compliance; ethics; enterprise risk management (ERM); privacy; fraud, waste, abuse and recoveries; quality assurance and operational integrity; data governance; and various business unit and partner company compliance programs for Read More

A Bridge to Diversity
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By | 2017-01-15T20:42:57+00:00 January 5th, 2017|Featured Expert|

Upcoming event: Is diversity a priority at your company? On February 7, 2017, Ethisphere will share actionable data and lessons from companies demonstrating excellence in cultivating gender diversity. Register here. In the following article, Timothy Olson, Senior Corporate Counsel and Corporate Secretary for NorthWestern Energy shared his thoughts on the true meaning of diversity in Read More

Performance with Integrity
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By | 2017-01-03T15:21:45+00:00 December 27th, 2016|Featured Expert|

A true subject matter expert, Ben W. Heineman, Jr. shares his perspective with Ethisphere regarding the evolving role of the General Counsel. In this interview, Mr. Heineman, Jr. shares details about his exciting new book and takes us on a journey of overcoming obstacles and creating a framework for success. Heineman Jr. was General Electric’s Chief Read More