Not Invited to the Pre-M&A Party? Risk Assess Anyway! Here’s How

“Our company is proud to announce the acquisition of the New Company!” reads the press release. The Compliance Officer looks on in shock. Why weren’t they told? Why weren’t they involved in the pre-acquisition due diligence? Why are they hearing about it after it’s already happened? And, most importantly, what are they going to do […]

Trend Alert! Updating Your Code to Account for Artificial Intelligence

I was at the European Compliance and Ethics conference last week when a new trend came across my radar. In the first session, John Bowman, AI Ethics Market Strategy Lead for IBM, began talking about how IBM has approached using artificial intelligence (AI) within their products. He said that they had updated their Code of […]

How to Change Your Program for the Better!

The mouths of some of the people in the audience were agape. And who could blame them? The other panelists at my recent session in Amsterdam at the European Compliance and Ethics Institute were talking about incredible programs. One was based entirely around behavioral science, and another that basically ran itself with all the data […]

Use the Alarm When You Need to (and not Otherwise!)

“Isn’t that bothering your ears?” I asked as I checked in for my cross-country flight this morning. An alarm was blaring so loudly that I couldn’t hear the questions being asked by the gate agent. The red light spun ominously amongst the cacophony. “No, it happens sometimes. The bags sometimes get stuck and that sets […]

Overloaded Email? Killer Ways to Tame Your Inbox

“It’s not information overload, it’s filter failure” – Clay Shirky, Author According to studies, the average worker sends 40 emails per day and receives 121. To put this in perspective, if your company has 1,000 employees, the team will send out 40,000 business emails in just one day! Your email box can be a time […]

Your 2024 Priorities Revealed!

Your 2024 Priorities Revealed text is on the layer beneath a torn piece of paper

Drumroll please…the results are in, and they’re fascinating! Our 2024 priorities survey received hundreds upon hundreds of responses, and we’re going to slice and dice them here.

2024 Predictions! Data Privacy & Protection – Swimming into the Unknown

Here we go again! It’s just about time again for me to get together with the one-and-only Carrie Penman from NAVEX to go through our top ten trends and predictions for 2024! She and I review the thought leadership from the Top Ten Trends ebook which was published at the end of December, along with […]

New Year: Focus on Your Future Self

New Year: Focus on Your Future Self

How will you set goals for the year ahead? Consult your future self, envision who you want to be, and turn aspirations into tangible achievements. Cheers to a transformative 2024!