This time we focus on the next horizon for “effective” written standards: the stand-alone compliance policy. While many organizations have tackled their code of conduct, written policies still woefully suffer from some of the same ailments we’ve cured in our codes. Eric takes time to talk about the differences between a code project and getting your arms around written policies, including the challenges with different stakeholders. We then discuss three different areas to keep in mind when starting a policy revision process.
For those interested in revising policies or code of conduct, Eric is leading a webinar on February 28th at 3PM ET, Updating Your Code of Conduct: Best Practices, just click the title for more information.