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RepRisk Special Report: Human Trafficking

By | September 13th, 2016|Risk Mitigation, Special Reports|

The United Nations Trafficking in Persons Protocol broadly defines Human Trafficking as the “recruitment, transportation, and harboring of persons by means of abduction, coercion, or deception for the purpose of exploitation.” According to the Human Rights Law Network, human trafficking is the third largest form of global organized crime, after firearms and drugs. The International Read More

RepRisk Special Report: Forced Labor

By | September 1st, 2016|Risk Mitigation|

The International Labour Organization (ILO) defines the term “forced labor” as: “situations in which persons are coerced to work through the use of violence or intimidation, or by subtler means such as accumulated debt, retention of identity papers, or threats of denunciation to immigration authorities.” In 2014, the ILO reported that a total of 21 Read More

Part 3 of the 2016 World’s Most Ethical Companies Data Insights | Enabling Ethical Leadership: Equipping Your Board to Govern with Integrity

By | July 10th, 2016|Board Oversight & Governance, RSS ETH Events|

On June 28, 2016, Ethisphere hosted the third and final installment of the 2016 World’s Most Ethical Companies® Data Insights on board governance. The webcast featured Ethisphere’s Douglas Allen, Managing Director, Data Services; and Erica Salmon Byrne, EVP and Executive Director of Business Ethics Leadership Alliance. We also heard from Richard Buchband, Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Read More

Part 2 of the 2016 World’s Most Ethical Companies Data Insights | Building a Competitive Advantage Through Trust

By | May 31st, 2016|Corporate Culture, RSS ETH Events|

On May 25, 2016 Ethisphere hosted the second of the 3-Part Data Insights series highlighting best practices and key takeaways on Corporate Culture and Building a Competitive Advantage Through Trust from the 2016 World's Most Ethical Companies. Data and trends from the last 3 years were shared by Ethisphere's Managing Director, Data & Services, Douglas Read More

Part 1 of the 2016 World’s Most Ethical Companies Data Insights | Processes and Practices of Leading Compliance Programs

By | April 29th, 2016|Ethics & Compliance Programs, RSS ETH Events|

In a global setting, doing business the right way can be a challenge. But to help companies move beyond the traditional compliance standards, Ethisphere recently hosted the first of a three-part webcast series titled, The Department of Know: Processes and Practices of Leading Compliance Programs – And How to Move Your Own Company Forward. Through Read More

RepRisk Special Report ASEAN Series: Indonesia

By | April 14th, 2016|Risk Mitigation|

Indonesia, with a 2014 GDP of USD 888.5 billion and a population of over 250 million4, is the largest economy in the ASEAN Economic Community. When Joko Widodo was elected President of Indonesia on October 20, 2014, there were hopes that the new government would accelerate the reforms started by his predecessor, Susilo Bam- bang Read More

RepRisk Special Report: ASEAN Series: Lower Mekong Basin: Cambodia, Laos, Thailand & More

By | April 13th, 2016|Risk Mitigation|

In our second report on the member countries of the ASEAN Economic Community, which was created on November 22, 2015, we take an in-depth look at Cambodia, Lao PDR (Laos), Thailand, and Vietnam, the four countries located along the Lower Mekong River. In recent decades, these countries have experienced considerable economic growth, which has fueled Read More

GES Survey: A Few Key Topics in Corporate Ethics

By | March 31st, 2016|Corporate Culture, RSS ETH Events|

On March 9 and 10, 2016, more than four hundred executives from the world's leading companies gathered in New York City for Ethisphere's Global Ethics Summit.  Thinking that this presented a great opportunity to gather insight about a few leading topics in corporate integrity, we asked the group to respond to a few questions. We're happy to share Read More

Report: Bribery & Corruption Risk on the Rise

By | March 14th, 2016|Anti-Corruption & Bribery|

Bribery and corruption risk continues to confound many companies, and as compliance officers and governance professionals struggle to keep up with regulatory changes, one thing is certain: this year, companies believe they will face an increased risk of corruption due to global expansion. That’s one take-away from Ethisphere and Kroll’s 2016 Anti-Bribery and Corruption Benchmarking Read More

The Cost of a Bad Reputation

By | November 12th, 2015|Reputation|

The Impacts of Corporate Reputation on Talent Acquisition Telephone surveys with 1,014 people in North America in the fall of 2014 revealed the following attitudes about the impact of a company’s reputation on willingness to accept a job offer. Corporate reputation continues to have a significant impact on the attractiveness and expense of talent acquisition Read More