Helping employees do what's right isn't as simple as it sounds, so LRN wants to make it easier. The company's applications and services enable its corporate customers to implement ethics and compliance management programs. LRN's offerings include Web-based and in-person training, certifications, help lines, and consulting services to help clients disseminate corporate values, policies, and regulations to employees at all levels. LRN also provides legal research and analysis via a network of attorneys and law professors. Its LRN Events division organizes gatherings of industry-leading ethics, compliance, and social and environmental responsibility professionals. Dov Seidman founded LRN in 1994.
The company has a large geographic presence. It operates in more than 100 countries with offices in Los Angeles, New York, London, Paris, and Mumbai, India. Clients, drawn from a variety of industries, are located across North America and in Europe, the Middle East, and Asia.
The firm also owns consulting firm GreenOrder, which helps companies with their efforts in energy, the environment, climate change, and corporate social responsibility. GreenOrder has helped business such as Hines and Ralph Lauren reduce their carbon footprint across a variety of areas, including energy, water, waste, carbon, and chemicals. In addition, the business works with companies such as GE and General Motors to increase innovation in product design around energy and environmental challenges. – less