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The Ethical Leader

The Ethical Leader

By Yan Tougas
In this podcast, we explore the daily work of ethics and compliance professionals and how they strive to maintain a healthy corporate culture in their organization.
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Speed = Value
The speed at which information travels tells you the value of that information for the organization.
01:42
May 28, 2019
Ep. 16 - Welcoming new employees
If you lead a group, department, or function, consider inviting every new employee to meet with you in person soon after they join. The benefits for you, them, and the organization can be significant.
05:08
January 17, 2019
Ep. 15 - Vulnerability: an essential ingredient of the speak-up culture
Want your employees to have the courage to speak up? Consider showing your own vulnerability.
01:39
October 31, 2018
Episode 14 - Giving - An ethical scale
Should companies ask their employees and suppliers to give to charity?
01:19
September 5, 2018
Episode 13 - Bullying
In this episode, I share my answer to a colleague who asked me what could be done to address bullying in the workplace.
04:08
June 27, 2018
A practical approach to ethical leadership
Being an ethical leader is not as difficult as it may sound. In this episode, I share a simple process to produce immediate results.
03:20
February 28, 2018
Reboot
I\u2019ve decided to reboot the podcast and try something with a different sound. This is the trailer. New episodes coming soon.
01:56
February 17, 2018
Ep. 10 - Go talk to the ECO
Ethics and compliance officers should not let managers avoid their responsibility of owning ethics and compliance.
03:46
December 7, 2017
Ep. 9 - Culture and habits
Culture is an outcome of our habits. So what\u2019s the best way of changing our culture?
02:33
October 19, 2017
Ep. 8 - Al Capone and cover-up
We\u2019ve heard it before: it\u2019s not the crime, it\u2019s the cover-up.
03:47
October 17, 2017
Ep. 7 - Reserving judgment
Being judgmental is rarely helpful and should especially be avoided when interviewing employees during an investigation.
04:58
September 28, 2017
Ep. 6 - Sell to the sellable
Good sales people focus their efforts on those who are willing to buy. How does this apply to ethics & compliance officers selling the importance of an ethical culture?
04:43
August 18, 2017
Ep. 5 - Assume, unexpectedly
Most people are good but most will compromise their standards. Can you hold these two ideas in your mind at the same time?
01:29
August 17, 2017
Ep. 4 - Are you selling or serving?
The best salespeople truly believe in what they sell and buyers feel privileged by the opportunity to buy. As an ethics & compliance officer, is the business willing to buy from you?
01:58
August 15, 2017
Ep. 3 - Strength in diversity
My thoughts on why a team of male-only engineers doesn't make any sense.
02:26
August 8, 2017
Ep. 2 - CEO's Daily Brief
If the President of the United States gets a daily briefing on matters of national security, why are most CEOs not briefed daily on matters of corporate ethics?
01:57
August 7, 2017
Ep. 1 - Soft drip or big boom?
A drip approach to the launch of a Code of Ethics
02:51
July 21, 2017