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More Companies Are Leveraging Ethics and Compliance as a Strategy – Embedding it Throughout the Business, New Survey Finds

Focus is on Driving Ethical Behavior, Making Ethics a Bigger Factor in Performance Reviews, and Influencing Business Initiatives, According to Report from LRN Corporation NEW YORK, March 20, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The wave of explosive ethical crises and scandals at big companies over recent years has laid bare the importance of having an effective […]

Vast Majority of Employees Say There’s an Urgent Need for Moral Leadership in Business Today – but It’s All Too Rare, New Report Says

LRN Research Shows Jump in Percentage of Employees Who Believe Increased Moral Leadership Will Improve Business Performance NEW YORK, February 19, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The vast majority of U.S. employees – 87% – say business today urgently needs moral leadership. That’s according to a new report “The State of Moral Leadership in Business 2019” released […]

LRN and Leeds Equity Partner to Accelerate Growth for Greater Impact in Ethics and Compliance

  Major investments planned to expand innovative ethics and compliance solutions for global companies NEW YORK, USA – December 19, 2018.   LRN Corporation announced today a strategic partnership with and a significant investment from Leeds Equity Partners, LLC.  This partnership brings together the leading ethics and compliance company and the foremost private equity firm investing […]

Employees feel businesses are lacking moral leadership. This is why.

“Who are America’s moral leaders?” USA Today asked in a recent headline. At a time when businesses are increasingly thrust to the forefront of complex issues such as racial bias, gender equity and privacy rights, an overwhelming majority of employees feel adrift. They do not believe their organizations are run by moral leaders. Less than […]

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 […]