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Ethics, integrity & professionalism

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Small but powerful

The article argues that it is not enough to have the processes/paperwork in place, the whole workforce needs to be committed to working in an ethical manner.

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Leading the way

Tanya Barman, CIMA’s Associate Director, Ethics, explains how adopting an ethical approach can be vital to long term success.

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7 ethics questions finance professionals should ask prospective employers

This article lists the 7 key questions a candidate should ask when doing due diligence on a prospective employer.

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The accountant’s role in human rights due diligence

This article summarizes key points of the May 2016 CGMA briefing on the topic and provides additional insights.

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6 ethical questions about Big Data

This article provides a summary of an IBE briefing outlining the responsibilities of organisations when they collect and use personal data.

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Risks and safeguards

This article presents case studies demonstrating how three companies are becoming more aware and transparent about how ethical issues impact their bottom line..

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How to ensure the effectiveness of risk safeguards

This article discusses management accountant's role in safeguarding against reputational risk and provides relevant case studies.

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Business and human rights: evolution and acceptance

This guide, written in partnership with the Global Compact Network UK, sets out the context for the importance of human rights issues to business and also identifies...

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5 principles of high-quality ethics and compliance programmes

This article shares five principles of high-quality ethics and compliance programmes.

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Managing Responsible Business 2015

This CGMA report outlines the ethical challenges organisations must navigate to succeed in a connected world.

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Understanding the Impact of Legalized Marijuana on the CPA Profession

This roundtable webcast discusses the impact of legalized marijuana on the CPA profession and provides questions for practitioners to think about.

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Sample Client Disclosure Language for Outsourcing Rules

This page contains sample language which could be used to fulfill the requirement in the “Use of a Third-Party Service Provider” interpretation.

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