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Ethics Monitoring & Management Services (Pty) Ltd

Ethics Monitoring & Management Services (Pty) Ltd was started by Cynthia Schoeman in 2010 to promote the proactive management of workplace ethics and to provide practical support to organisations to improve and more effectively manage their ethics. Its services and products are based on more than 16 years of research, development, lectures and workshops in the field of workplace ethics. Notable among its services is the Ethics Monitor, a web-based mobi-friendly ethics survey, which quantifies and prioritises critical issues and necessary actions to improve an organisation’s ethical status.

BEE accredited

Ethics Monitoring & Management Services is BEE accredited as an Exempt Micro Enterprise (EME) with a Level 4 status which allows clients to claim 100% of their purchases

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Cynthia Schoeman
BA, MBA (Wits)

Cynthia Schoeman is the founder and MD of Ethics Monitoring & Management Services (Pty) Ltd.

She has worked in the field of ethics since the 2000 to improve workplace ethics and to promote the proactive management of ethics. She has developed various practical tools and services to support the more effective management of ethics.

Cynthia has written two books on workplace ethics: Ethics: giving a damn, making a difference (2012) and Ethics Can (2014). She has also written An Employee’s Guide to Workplace Ethics (2011) to serve as a more succinct guide. Cynthia writes a quarterly ethics newsletter, Setting the Example, and her articles are widely published in business journals and the press.

She is a regular speaker on ethics at conferences and is often interviewed on TV and radio as an ethics expert, including by CNBC Africa, Carte Blanche, eNCA, ClassicFM and SAfm.

Since 2002 Cynthia has lectured on workplace ethics to a wide variety of audiences, from students to senior executives. She is part of the external faculty for South Africa’s top business schools including the University of Witwatersrand Wits Business School, the University of Pretoria Gordon Institute of Business Science, the University of Stellenbosch Business School Executive Development and the University of Cape Town Graduate School of Business.

In the field of ethics training, Cynthia designs and delivers customised corporate workshops, in-company courses and CPD workshops, as well as web-based and e-learning programmes.

Cynthia has worked as a management consultant focused on leadership and improving performance and spent time in the corporate world as the HR Director for TWP Projects.

Cynthia has a BA from Unisa (University of South Africa) and an MBA from Wits Business School. She is based in Johannesburg, South Africa.

Contact Details:

Telephone           +27 (0)11 447 7661
Cell number          +27 (0)82 821 3729
Email                   cynthia@ethicsmonitor.co.za

Professional association memberships

Member of the Business Ethics Network of Africa (BEN-Africa)

Member of the Institute of Directors of Southern Africa (IoDSA)

Master Human Resources Practitioner, South African Board for
People Practices (SABPP)