If business is to restore public confidence and trust, then responsibility must fall with directors to communicate with society beyond company reporting, argues Irena Prijović of ecoDa.
As directors we are the most important players in how business is conducted, and we are role models for the cultures that we support in our companies.
However, we must also admit that the system has failed, as many directors just went along, turning a blind eye to the failed system and conforming to it instead.
Good results were traded for the abuse of powers entrusted in directors. This manifested itself in many ways: ethical misbehaviour, corruption, bad governance, questionable
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