“We screwed up”. Michael Horn, head of VW’s US operations, offered a stark apology and admission of cheating on diesel emissions. “Our company was dishonest with the EPA, and the California Air Resources Board and with all of you” was the confession offered by Mr. Horn during a press conference to discuss the now explosive findings of devices added to their cars to fake the appearance of passing emissions tests. The…
I have published an article with Corporate Compliance Insights on COSO and risk management. I would like to get this groups opinion on the article: Pros and Cons and hear your arguments for why you agree or disagree? Basically, I truly believe that risk management and the growth of risk practice must have one…Continue
Social media sites have become a hot bed for thought leadership on a range of topics including risk, audit and compliance. The article, "A new renaissance in risk management", captures the essence of those discussions and walks the reader through the future state of risk management.
This is an engaging article on the evolution of risk management and gives the reader…Continue
Many of you may know Dan Ariely, he is an Israeli American professor of psychology and behavioral economics. He teaches at Duke University and is the founder of The Center for Advanced Hindsight. Ariely's talks on TED have been watched 2.8 million times
Dan's YouTube video is an entertaining and profound explanation for why we rationalize dishonesty. We should not judge Lance and Manti so harshly. …Continue