What is tone at the top, and what does it mean for the role of non-executive directors? A survey by one leading consultancy has shown that:
A resounding agreement from our respondents that tone at the top is vital in developing and maintaining the ethical integrity of the business. Without it the ability to mitigate the risk of something going wrong is significantly impaired. 
Here are some guidelines for supporting this critical aspect of a company’s leadership and culture.
Senior management needs to provide tone at the top regularly, as part of the formal leadership of the organisation. It’s a way of talking about impo
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