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Innovating Business Ethics: Supercharging communications

In the next blog of the Innovating Business Ethics series, Jennifer Whitmore, Ethics Officer at Lockheed Martin UK shares how she developed simple but engaging videos to communicate important ethics issues.

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Diversity is only the ethical thing to do if you hire people for what they can bring not who they are

If diversity really is the Right Thing To Do, then why aren’t companies making more actual progress?

Publication type: Other

Recent Surveys on Business Ethics

Read the IBE's summary of the latest surveys on business ethics.

Publication type: Business ethics briefing

Business Ethics in the News 2021

This resource presents an overview of the ethical concerns and lapses, as well as the positive business ethics stories, that the IBE recorded for its media monitoring exercise in 2021. It provides an analysis of the year’s trends and the issues and sectors that featured most frequently.

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Innovating Business Ethics: The power of stories

In the first blog of the Innovating Business Ethics series, Steve Kerry, Rolls-Royce plc talks about how they use real-life cases handled by the company and turn them into anonymised stories known as ‘case studies’. This is done in collaboration with HR colleague Tracy Leja. This gives extra ‘power’ to their programmes!

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Financial Services Culture Board - 2021 FSCB Employee Survey

The FSCB surveyed over 45,000 employees to understand their views on the following 9 characteristics: honesty, respect, openness, accountability, competence, reliability, resilience, responsiveness, and shared purpose. The IBE has picked out some key findings that are directly relevant to business ethics.

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Every crisis is an opportunity

Read our latest guest blog by Sally March, Jane Mitchell, Robert Smith and Ruth Steinholtz.

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The Complexity of Trust: PwC’s Trust in US Business Survey

In order to explore key themes around trust, PwC conducted this research surveying business leaders, employees and consumers. The survey sought to provide actionable information about leaders’, employees’, and consumers’ priorities in order to enable the maximisation of trust.

Webinar

Diversity and Inclusion - the Foxtons Story

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Webinar

Purpose: Authentic discourse or PR speak?

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Publication type: Board briefing

The Ethics of Diversity board briefing

This board briefing presents a summary of the key conclusions and recommendations of the IBE’s recent report on ethics and the diversity of boards.

External resource

The Ethics Study 2021 - Principia

This study, conducted by Principia in conjunction with Clifford Chance, the International Chamber of Commerce, GlobeScan, INvolve, and the Institute of Business Ethics, was designed to provide insights into how organisations are reacting to new ethical challenges and gauge leaders’ views on how best to build an ethical culture.

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Building Back – Ethically

Dr Ian Peters' article for One magazine on culture and reputational challenges for all organisations. Putting values at the heart of purpose.

Publication type: Good practice guide

Trends and Innovations in Effective Ethics Training

This good practice guide explores what ‘effective’ training looks like in a number of different contexts, and highlights a range of ideas that E&C practitioners can draw on.

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Why training must be more than a New Year’s resolution

As we launch our Good Practice Guide, Trends and Innovations in Effective Ethics Training, Dan Johnson addresses the shift in E&C training.

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Edelman Trust Barometer 2021 - Edelman

This is the 21st annual trust and credibility survey conducted by Edelman and published in January 2021. The research is carried out through an online survey, which reached 33,000 respondents in 28 markets across the world.

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The Lessons of 2020

To end 2020, IBE's Director, Ian Peters, reflects on the lessons learnt and looks ahead to 2021.

Publication type: Business ethics briefing

Business Ethics in the News 2020

This briefing provides an overview of the ethical concerns and lapses that were recorded by the IBE in its monitoring of media coverage in 2020.

Webinar

The Ethics of Diversity – Moving Beyond Targets

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