Essential Steps for Creating an Ethical Organization

Corruption has been cited as a major impediment to the growth of businesses in Nigeria and companies often lose significant business opportunities as a result of corruption induced risks.

Despite the general awareness of the negative impact of corruption on businesses, there have been insufficient plans and strategies to combat it. There is a pressing need to build an ethical culture within organisations and this publication explores the definition of success in an ethical business, different forms of ethical behavior in an organization and structures that can be established to guard against unethical behavior.