Cisco Named One of World’s Most Ethical Companies
March 14, 2016 at 09:35 AM EDT
by Austin Belisle
SOURCE: Cisco Systems Inc.DESCRIPTION:
For the 9th year in a row, Cisco has been honored by the Ethisphere Institute as one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies. This year, Ethisphere honored 131 companies representing 54 industry sectors, 21 countries, and five continents. Cisco is one of four honorees in the Technology category.
Qualifying companies are measured on five key categories: ethics and compliance program (35%), corporate citizenship and responsibility (20%), culture of ethics (20%), governance (15%) and leadership, innovation and reputation (10%).
We believe that preserving an ethical workplace is critical to our long-term success as a company. We provide employees many ways to learn about and understand our policies and processes that help us manage within the law and maintain an ethical culture, including a Policy Central website, reporting and disclosures tools, ethics-related training and our annual employee Code of Business Conduct (COBC) certification.
Below, a look at how we maintain an ethical culture at Cisco:
To learn more about Cisco’s Corporate Social Responsibility efforts, please visit csr.cisco.co
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