The Elie Wiesel Foundation for Humanity and LRN Announce Student Winners of the 2018 Prize in Ethics Essay Contest

NEW YORK, Oct. 11, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Elie Wiesel Foundation for Humanity and its partner in the Prize in Ethics Essay Contest, Dov Seidman and LRN, announced today that Megan Phan, Class of 2017 from Syracuse University, is the first place winner of the 2018 Elie Wiesel Foundation Prize in Ethics Essay Contest. Phan, a Neuroscience and Chemistry […]

As of October, Mandatory Anti-Sexual Harassment Training Legislation for New York Companies Is in Effect

LRN’s New York-Specific Course Helps Companies Fulfill All City and State Requirements NEW YORK, Oct. 11, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — As of October 9, 2018, New York State legislation requires companies – even very small ones – to adopt sexual harassment prevention policies and provide sexual harassment prevention training to employees. The law holds all employees – from interns […]

Workplace Education on Data Privacy Has Never Been More Important: How Can Businesses Ensure That It’s Effective?

Initiatives That Teach Employees About the Potential for Lasting Damage in Digital Communications, Their Duty to Safeguard Clients’ and Customers’ Data, and That Use Interactive Learning Have Good Track Records, According to LRN Corporation NEW YORK , Sept. 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Given the public backlash against major tech firms for their handling of […]

Maternity Discrimination is More Common Than is Recognized. How Can Companies Prevent Inequitable Treatment?

Build Values-Based Cultures, Take a Deep Look at Ethics and Compliance Practices and Openly Build Awareness of the Issues, According to LRN Corporation NEW YORK, July 31, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Maternity discrimination—that is, unfavorable treatment of pregnant women or mothers in the workplace—is a kind of discrimination that’s rarely talked about but all too […]

Too Often, Ethics and Compliance (E&C) is Treated as a Disconnected Function, to the Detriment of the Overall Organization

Companies Can Take These Specific Steps to Integrate E&C Training and Communications into Business Operations, According to a New Report from LRN Corporation NEW YORK, June 21, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The ethics and compliance function is frequently siloed from the rest of business operations, used solely to put out a company’s regulatory fires rather […]