Assessing Corporate Ethics
March 14, 2012 1 Comment
How Well Are We Doing?
Would you like to be able to assess your progress toward ethical standards?
This week I’m sharing tools for comparing business practices with global ethical standards in the areas of
- human rights
- anti-corruption and
Three Free Tools:
- The first tool is a Multi-Category Self-Assessment Based on the UN Global Compact at http://www.globalcompactselfassessment.org/aboutthistool.
- The second tool is a Quick Check Tool for Human Rights: Human Rights Compliance Assessment (HRCA) Quick Check provided by The Danish Institute for Human Rights & The Human Rights and Business Project
- The third tool is a Corporate Culture Check: Assessing Corporate Culture from Ethikos and Corporate Conduct Quarterly, EthikosPublication.com. Also see 20 Questions to Ask About Your Code of Conduct at EthikosPublication.com.
Related Articles With Questions and Tools:
Responsible Management Education: UN Principles Leading in Context® Blog
Leadership and Human Rights Leading in Context® Blog
Precautionary Principle: Profiting With Care Leading in Context® Blog
Trustworthy Business Behavior Leading in Context® Blog
About the Author Linda Fisher Thornton is CEO/Owner of Leading in Context, a consulting firm that also publishes leadership development modules, graphics, case studies, discussion guides and videos. Her mission is to clarify what it means to lead ethically in a complex world. Linda is also an Adjunct Assistant Professor teaching Leadership for the University of Richmond School of Professional and Continuing Studies.
Her most recent publication is a Leading in Context™ Video called “The Evolving Leadership Context: Respectful Workplaces” which is downloadable at the LeadinginContext.com/Store.