Ethikos Editor’s Weekly Picks: Winning by Doing the Right Thing


Examining ethics and compliance issues in business since 1987

Winning by doing the right thing

By Tania Soussan for Albuquerque Journal

Ethics are a matter of basic common sense to the winners of this year’s New Mexico Ethics in Business Awards.

The winners don’t talk much about things like ethics training. Instead, they focus on simply doing right by customers and the people they serve.  Read more

Check your moral compass

By Coleen L. Geraghty for SDSU News Center

Management 444, Lori Ryan’s upper division class on Business Ethics and Corporate Governance, is not for the easily intimidated.

Conversations around topics like corporate whistle-blowing and Big Pharma’s drug pricing often escalate into lively debates, and students leave class certain about this: in business, the ethical trajectory isn’t always straightforward. Read more

Can higher education make Silicon Valley more ethical?

By Nell Gluckman for The Chronicle of Higher Education

The internet and the technology companies powering it have shown their dark side recently. Racism and sexism have flourished, mostly unchecked, on social media. Algorithms used by Facebook and Twitter have been blamed for the spread of fake news. Read more

More whistleblowing, but also more retaliation

By Vincent Ryan for CFO

For CFOs that are trying to instill a culture of ethics at their companies, the Ethics and Compliance Initiative (ECI) has good and bad news. Unfortunately, there’s more bad news than good.  Read more


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