Role of culture

What does your company’s culture have to do with information governance? Ask GM.

“GM Report to Cite Cultural Failings,” Wall Street Journal, June 5, 2014 B1 http://on.wsj.com/1j14KfD

Compliance professionals have long recognized the impact of culture on the level of legal compliance within a company. So when managers operating in isolation failed to make the connection between incident data and ignition switches, senior management didn’t learn of the problem. Assuming that’s true, what does that tell us about the role of culture in information governance? Do people share? If not, why not?

Advertisements

Leave a comment

Filed under Compliance, Culture, Internal controls

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s