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13 August 2020 Ethics

South Africa

Codes of Ethics Handbook

The Ethics Institute of Southern Africa has updated its 'Codes of Ethics Handbook' and it is now free to download via its website.

It provides practical guidance to per­sons in governance and management positions who have some form of responsibility for developing or implementing codes of ethics. Well worth the ...

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Certified Ethics Officers - Did you know?

The Ethics Institute is currently the only organisation certifying individuals as Ethics Officers in South Africa and in Africa. Certification is issued in partnership with the University of Stellenbosch Business School: Executive Development on Level 6.

It also recognises Professor Willem Landman, the founding CEO of The Ethics Institute, as ...

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The influence of COVID-19 on the mental health curve

This article was first published on 26 June 2020 for the Ethics Institute monthly newsletter.

By Nicole Konstantinopoulos

'We are currently facing more than one pandemic. Yes, COVID-19 may be getting all the attention right now, but there are other pertinent issues in our society. Some may argue that racism ...

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Markets 'fairer' for advised clients and COVID-19

Data from the CFA Institute in the UK has revealed that some 57% of those with an adviser trusted the financial services industry, while just a third (33%) of retail investors without an adviser thought the sector was trustworthy.

The CFA Institute polled 3,525 investors in Q1 this year ...

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Working Smart

By Lee Rossini

If one of your online marketing objectives includes attracting prospective clients to your business, it makes sense that your website is easy to find online. To do this, search engine optimisation, also referred to as SEO, is the practice of optimising a website to achieve the highest possible ranking on the search engine results page. Why is SEO important? If your website is low down on the rankings, it is likely that prospective clients will find your competitors before they find you.


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