Chit-Chat: Creating a Code of Conduct Chat Bot | February 27 | Best Practice Forum

ECI is introducing an all-new format for our Best Practice Forums that will give our members and non-members more ways than ever to engage with experts, interact with peers and learn the latest practical strategies that affect ethics & compliance programs in organizations of all sizes. This year, Best Practice Forums have expanded to a total of five events, that can be attended either in-person or online via high-quality, livestream video. This means that there [...]

2020-02-13T12:01:19-05:00February 4th, 2020|Leadership|

Have you heard about IMPACT 2020, ECI’s Annual Conference?

Each year, ECI convenes ethics & compliance practitioners from all over the world to learn the latest innovations in the industry, learn practical strategies for leading E&C programs and peer-to-peer networking. IMPACT 2020, The Ultimate Benchmarking Conference, promises to be the premier E&C event of the year. Watch the video below and see why you should make the case to attend IMPACT in Boston, April 21-23!

2020-01-24T13:28:34-05:00January 24th, 2020|Uncategorized|

The Link Between Supervisor Leadership and Workplace Behaviors – Global Business Ethics Survey 2019

This report is the final of four installments in our 2019 Global Business Ethics Survey (GBES) series. For the last GBES® report of the decade, ECI expanded upon its existing research into organizational culture through several new lines of inquiry. This report reinforces the critical role that supervisors play in influencing employee behavior within organizations. When compared to employees who worked for supervisors with weak leadership skills, employees working for supervisors with strong leadership skills [...]

2019-12-31T13:18:48-05:00December 31st, 2019|Uncategorized|

IMPACT 2020 Early-bird registration ends Jan. 31!

Early-bird registration for ECI's IMPACT 2020 is now open! This year's IMPACT 2020 Annual Conference will highlight forward-thinking practitioners and innovators that give organizations the tools they need to lead high-performing ethics and compliance programs. At IMPACT 2020, you will find an exciting and dynamic blend of inspirational keynotes, highly informative and practical breakout sessions, benchmarking discussions and peer networking opportunities for an ethics and compliance conference unlike any other. Presenting a special keynote talk [...]

2020-01-28T11:54:03-05:00December 23rd, 2019|Uncategorized|

Remembering Stephen Potts

Our world has lost a remarkable man, The Honorable Stephen D. Potts. Steve was a public servant, an honorable statesman, and a kind-hearted soul. He was deeply committed to ethical conduct in organizations, which he embodied throughout his professional career. Among his achievements, he served as Associate Counsel to the President under George W Bush and as Director of the US Office of Government Ethics under Presidents George H.W. Bush and Bill Clinton. Steve was [...]

2019-12-15T18:28:05-05:00December 14th, 2019|Leadership|

Workplace Misconduct and Reporting: A Global Look

The reporting of observed misconduct and the rates at which retaliation occur are among the most fundamental indicators of the state of integrity in the workplace and the overall health of an organization’s culture. Organizations with strong ethics cultures empower their employees to report misconduct and make it clear that retaliation against reporters is never tolerated. In order to assess the state of ethics cultures around the world, the 2019 GBES examined six specific types [...]

2019-12-06T20:40:08-05:00December 6th, 2019|GBES|