Monthly Archives: April 2019

Culture shift: On ethics and compliance, empower your organisation to mitigate risk

Companies confront ethics and compliance issues every day. Once upon a time, the idea of business ethics was more of an abstract or philosophical notion that seemed more suited for discussion in a university lecture or at a business conference. Today, however, organisations of all sizes and industries must have concrete ways of addressing ethics and compliance issues as a principal component of their business processes. There are four key elements to an ethics and compliance strategy. These include tone…

Demonstrating Adequate Procedures with ISO 37001 ABMS Certification and Training

As the international outcry on bribery and corruption practices continues to tighten its grip around rogue players in the private and public business sectors, global organizations continue to ramp up their efforts to develop effective frameworks to prevent, detect and report bribery and corruption. And by fortifying their anti-bribery management systems, such organizations are further helping their cause as such systems can play a pivotal role in establishing “adequate procedures” as a compliance defense in the event of a bribery…