Creating and Maintaining a Speak Up Culture

Companies with more internal reports and complaints benefit from lesser problems occurring inside. In his paper, Dr. Kyle Welch shared that overall litigation settlements of non-material matters dropped almost 20% over three years as well. It is, therefore, made clear...

How to Perform A Root Cause Analysis

Scenario: After an ongoing investigation closes on a typical day in a CCO’s life, you wonder if there is anything else to do. After reading Tom Fox’s The Compliance Handbook – 2nd Edition, you learn that a root cause analysis is now one of the...

How to Survive a GDPR Data Breach in the USA

How to Survive a GDPR Data Breach in the USA Eventually, every company will deal with cybersecurity issues that include hacking that exploits security controls and technical, physical, or human-based elements. Such an emergency requires a robust internal incident...

The Compliance Budget Process

How Do You Prepare An Annual Compliance Budget? (And Ask For More Money) Budgeting is one of the most important functions in any corporate discipline. Thought leaders do not often talk about this one in conferences and literature. Yet, it’s something that every...

How Do You Solve A Problem Like Elon Musk

How do you deal with having a leader who runs a public corporation?  Scenario: So you have a superstar CEO who is hyper-intelligent, dynamic, disruptive, and indeed uber-famous, and that person can bend the wind to his will, or so he thinks. Unfortunately, he also...

Episode 1 – The Risk of Timing

Welcome to SURVIVE AND THRIVE, the newest addition to the Compliance Podcast Network. This is a podcast where we unpack compliance, crisis disasters and walk you through all the red flags which appear, and give you some lessons learned going forward. This show is...