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Integrity and Compliance: Dell EMC’s Recipe for Building Trust

By | December 18th, 2016|Corporate Culture|

If you combine robust compliance standards with a healthy culture of ethics and integrity, good things will surely follow. At Dell, what matters most is earning the trust of the customers with whom we do business. Afertall, winning at business isn’t winning if it’s not done the right way. In the following article, Dell’s Mark Read More

BELA: Banking on Ethics to Make Employees Your Best Ambassadors

By | December 16th, 2016|Corporate Culture, RSS ETH Events|

Reputation management, compliance implications and stakeholder engagement remain top of mind issues for Compliance Officers, General Counsels and other members of the executive management team. While there’s a lot of discussion around these topics much is left to be explored. Participants at the BELA roundtable sharing ideas and best practices. At a Read More

Our Take: Culture Survey vs. Engagement Survey

By | December 15th, 2016|Corporate Culture|

Ethisphere recently hosted a webinar featuring key findings from our Ethical Culture and Perceptions Assessment. As we always do, we highlighted a few leading practices from our dataset. In particular, we noted that 76 percent of the 2016 World’s Most Ethical Companies honorees include questions designed to measure employee perceptions of an ethical culture on Read More

UN Anti-Corruption Day & Data from Kroll-Ethisphere 2016 ABC Report

By | December 8th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Each issue of Ethisphere Magazine pulls data and insights from research and databases. Ethisphere's Q2 issue, features data from the Kroll-Ethisphere 2016 Anti-Bribery and Corruption Benchmarking Report. This data is particularly important because the United Nations marked December 9, 2016 as International Anti-Corruption Day and this year, the theme “United against corruption for development, peace and security,” Read More

In Conversation with Target’s Jackie Rice, EVP, Chief Risk & Compliance Officer

By | December 8th, 2016|Featured Expert|

With over 18 years of experience, Jackie Rice is part of the team that has led Target to become an eight Jackie Rice, Target. time World’s Most Ethical Company® Honoree. In this interview, Jackie Rice (pictured right), shares insights regarding Target’s strategy, corporate culture, compliance and ethics oversight, and the organization’s unwavering commitment Read More

SNEAK PEEK: The 2017 Anti-Bribery and Corruption Benchmarking Study

By | December 3rd, 2016|Ethics & Compliance Programs, Uncategorized|

Kroll has once again partnered with Ethisphere to measure the state of Anti-Bribery and Corruption as part of its 2017 benchmarking study. As we continue to gather the data, here’s a brief snapshot of emerging trends and insights we’ve received. If you’d like to participate in this survey and receive your exclusive digital copy of Read More

Preet Bharara: Corruption and Dishonest Government Hurt Everyone

By | November 30th, 2016|Corporate Culture|

Preet Bharara, US Attorney for the Southern District of New York recently received the  2016 TI-USA Integrity Award for his commitment to fighting corruption and promoting integrity across the US and around the world. From Left: Preet Bharara, Jack Futcher, President and COO, Bechtel Group. Image by: Transparency International. “We do believe—like every prosecutor's office believes—no Read More

Coca-Cola Shares Refreshing Taste of its Global Ethics and Compliance Program

By | November 30th, 2016|Ethics & Compliance Programs|

Coca-Cola’s Commitment to Fair and Honest Practices Worldwide. The Coca-Cola Company recently hosted an Ethics and Compliance Best Practices Sharing Forum at their worldwide headquarters in Atlanta, GA. The event featured C-level executives, government officials, and compliance and ethics professionals representing a diverse set of industries, including, Delta Airlines, General Electric, Gibson Dunn & Crutcher, Read More

Internal Control over Financial Reporting: Weathering the Storm

By | November 28th, 2016|Ethics & Compliance Programs|

From a high level, we can easily make two observations regarding the complex issue of internal control over financial reporting (ICFR). First, effective ICFR is a keystone of investor confidence. Investors depend on reliable financial information and ICFR helps reduce the risk that financial statements will contain material errors or misstatements. Cindy Fornelli, Center Read More

Taking Control: How Organizations Can Gain Governance Engagement

By | November 28th, 2016|Featured Expert|

Brendan Sheehan, Rivel Research Group. Effective shareholder engagement has become one of the most important, and oft heard, mantras among corporate management and investors. Institutional investors are demanding – and expect – regular, proactive communication with company management and in many cases the board of directors. To put it simply, ongoing communication is Read More