What You MUST Know About Accountability in the Workplace

I have recruited, interviewed and hired many people over the years. High on my list of qualities I look for is accountability. Many of the technical skills we require can be learned on the job but finding someone that is willing to be truly accountable for their actions, is difficult. I am not alone in this. The Workplace Accountability Study recently revealed that 82% of respondents had no ability to hold others accountable, but yet 91% of people rank accountability as one of the top development


Should HR be Responsible for Employee Accountability?

Wells Fargo was in the news recently due to an internal process and security breach. 5300 employees were fired for opening 1.5 million fake bank accounts which inflated their sales numbers and therefore their commissions.


Auditing vs Accountability: What Welspun – Target Incident Teaches Us

This week India’s largest home textiles exporter, Welspun, came into the limelight for losing its second biggest US retail customer Target, who accused them of passing off cheap sheets as premium grade Egyptian cotton for the last two years.


Compliance Truly is Like Oxygen

One great thing about being located in Vancouver is seeing the entrepreneurial spirit that moves the people in this city. Since Vancouver is a start-up hub for Canada, Vancouverites witness a lot of rising stars, including many billion-dollar evaluated companies in the IT field. Up until very recently, one of these promising companies, Zenefits, was developing a great reputation for innovation.


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