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Ethics, integrity & professionalism

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  Tanya Barman and Samantha White |   Free |   AICPA and CIMA |   01 Jun 2016 |   CGMA Magazine

Organisations are becoming increasingly aware that ethical issues can impact their bottom line. Many companies are altering policies and striving to become more transparent. This article presents case studies demonstrating how three companies are doing this.

Topics covered:
  • Management accounting: Technical: Risk management & internal control: Risk management policies & procedures, Advanced
  • Management accounting: Ethics, integrity & professionalism: Ethics, integrity & professionalism

3 Comments/Reflections

Michael Coffey

Michael Coffey May 2022

As i m working for a company with an international footprint  the articles were a refresher on ethical threats , the articles also led on to some reading on the current  ukraine crisis, sanctions on Russia and Russian banks are a topic for our organisation as is ethical and reputational damage around transactions
Donna Jones

Donna Jones May 2022

This article was chosen because currently I work in an international company which 
has a high risk and threats that the business faces working in countries where bribery and unusual activity can take place.  For this reason, It is important to safeguard the business by reporting any irregularities and or identifying risks and embedding and implementing ethical practice in our business
Lynsey Hunt

Lynsey Hunt Jul 2018

Strongly agree with this and a good refresher