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SAICA’s Statement on the Steinhoff matter

Markus JoosteSAICA notes the Overview Forensic Investigation report into Steinhoff that was released by the Steinhoff International...

ETHICS: Ethics and Profits

Who was it that said “the first step to wisdom is admitting what you don’t know”? I really have no idea – and of...

Taking Ownership of Your Accounting Practice.

In 2011, the New York Times published an article specifying the top 10 reasons small businesses fail. Number 4 on the list...

How do we build an Ethical Framework for the Fourth Industrial Revolution?

The technologies of the Fourth Industrial Revolution are transforming society and reshaping our future.

What Qualifies as Ethical Behaviour?

Behaving ethically means acting in ways consistent with what society and citizens typically think are good values....

ETHICS FOR EVERYONE

Teaching is depressing. Every year, my baldness spreads, my bones calcify, my ear-hair sprouts, and every year, the students walk into class exactly the...

Why Ethics Matter

Ethical transformation is critical. The first step is acknowledging ethics and values as important and making the decision to prioritise it above...

Ethical Practices Survey

Ethics is not prioritised enough in corporate South Africa and according to a survey conducted in both the private and public sectors,...

ETHICS

WHY BE ETHICAL?Sometimes, I am tempted to lie to my students. Well, not “lie”, exactly. More like “not disclose material facts”. I see the...

FOCUS: Ethics And Trust

Maintaining business integrity in a post-truth world Ethical dilemmas Ethical failures and the danger of over-regulation The ethicality of CAs(SA)...