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Beverly J . Kracher, PhD

The Robert B. Daugherty Endowed Chair in Business Ethics and Society

Professor

Beverly Kracher

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Heider College of Business
Graduate School
Business Administration MBA (Master's)
Finance (Master's)
Marketing & Management - Business
HARP - Harper Center for Student Life & Learn

Beverly J . Kracher, PhD

The Robert B. Daugherty Endowed Chair in Business Ethics and Society

Professor

Dr. Kracher is the Founder of the Business Ethics Alliance.

Teaching Interests

  • Business Ethics and Society

Department

Marketing and Management

Position

Professor

Books

  • I Am The Air Press
    Kracher, B., Stegeman, J., Ethinary. 2011

Articles

  • B2B Magazine
    , 'TMB Approach'
    April/May 2020 2020
  • B2B Magazine
    , 'A Lesson from Uganda'
    Feb/March 2020 2020
  • B2B Magazine
    , 'East and West'
    Dec/Jan 2020 2020
  • B2B Magazine
    , 'Back to School'
    Sept/Oct 2019 2019
  • B2B Magazine
    , 'What Would Happen to Our Legacies'
    July/Aug 2019 2019
  • B2B Magazine
    , 'Website Trust'
    May 2019 2019
  • B2B Magazine
    , 'Trust Opportunities'
    April 2019 2019
  • B2B Magazine
    , 'Good Job or Dream Job'
    Feb/March 2019 2019
  • B2B Magazine
    , 'She Said, He Said'
    December/January 2019 2019
  • B2B Magazine
    , 'Vets In Business'
    Oct/Nov 2019 2018
  • B2B Magazine
    , 'Ethical Legacy Thinkers & GDPR'
    Aug/Sep 2018 2018
  • B2B Magazine
    "Ethical Governing Boards"
    June/July 2018 2018
  • B2B Magazine
    "Sexual Harrassment Across the Pond"
    April/May 2018 2018
  • B2B Magazine
    "New Business and Marketing Ethics"
    Feb/March 2018 2018
  • B2B Magazine
    "The F Word"
    Winter 2018 2018
  • B2B Magazine
    "Growing Companies for Life"
    Fall 2017 2017
  • B2B Magazine
    "Ethical Twists and Turns"
    Summer 2017 2017
  • B2B Magazine
    "Interests in Conflict"
    Spring 2017 2017
  • B2B Magazine
    "Tough as Nails"
    Winter 2016 2016
  • B2B Magazine
    "Ethical Nudges"
    Fall 2016 2016
  • The SAGE Encyclopedia of Business Ethics and Society
    Kracher, B., Shively, R., Tangdall, Sara. Cheif Compliance/Ethics Officer (CCO)
    2nd edition 2016
  • International Journal of Technology and Human Interaction (IJTHI)
    Corritore, Cynthia L., Wiedenbeck, Susan, Kracher, Beverly J., Marble, Robert P. Online trust and health information websites
    8, p. 92-115 2012
  • International Journal of Society Systems Science
    Marble, R. P., Kracher, B. J. Preliminary validation of a model for describing the ethical climate of a business community
    4, p. 242-256 2012
  • International Journal of Society Systems Science
    Marble, R. P., Kracher, B. J. Preliminary Validation of a Model for Describing the Ethical Climate of a Business Community
    4, p. 242-256 2012
  • International Journal of Society Systems Science
    Marble, R. P., Kracher, B. J. Preliminary validation of a model for describing the ethical climate of business community
    4, p. 242-256 2012
  • Drake Management Review
    Kracher, B., Setting the gold standard: Greater Omaha Alliance for Business Ethics.
    2 (1) , p. 20-25 2012
  • IGI Global: New York
    Corritore, C.L., Kracher, B., Wiedenbeck, S., and Marble R.P., Foundations of Trust for e-Health. Chapter 2 in E-Health, Assistive Technologies and Applications for Assisted Living: Challenges and Solutions (Roecker, C. & Ziefle, M., Eds)., p. 49-75 2011
  • Shanghai Academy of Social Sciences Press
    Kracher, B., and Pribilovics, A., Strengthening Organizational ethics Through Community Partnership. In Xiaohe Lu and Daryl Kohn (Ed.), Special Issues in Business Ethics Studies., p. 41-44 2010
  • Business and Society Review
    Kracher, Beverly, Martin, Kelly D. A moral evaluation of online business protest tactics and implications for stakeholder management
    114, p. 59-83 2009
  • 20th annual conference of the international association for business and society
    Marble, R. P., Kracher, B. J. Development of a model for describing the ethical climate of a business community., p. 12-16 2009
  • Journal of Business Ethics
    Kracher, B., Marble, R. P. The significance of gender in predicting the cognitive moral development of business practitioners using the sociomoral reflection objective measure
    78, p. 503-526 2008
  • Business & Society
    Kracher, B., Martin, K. A conceptual framework for online business protest tactics and criteria for their effectiveness
    47, p. 291-311 2008
  • Business Ethics Quarterly
    Kracher, B., Corritore, C. L. Is there a special E-commerce ethics?
    14, p. 71-94 2004
  • International Journal of Human-Computer Studies
    Corritore, C. L., Kracher, B., Wiedenbeck, S. On-line trust: concepts, evolving themes, a model
    58, p. 737-758 2003
  • Journal of Information, Communication and Ethics in Society
    Kracher, B. J., Corritore, C. L., Wiedenbeck, S. A foundation for understanding online trust in electronic commerce.
    3, p. 131-141 2003
  • Asist 2002: Proceedings of the 65th Asist Annual Meeting, Vol 39, 2002
    Wiedenbeck, S., Corritore, C. L., Kracher, B. Preliminary testing of a model for online trust
    39, p. 543-544 2002

Publications

  • In proceedings of the 41st annual meeting of the decision sciences institute
    Marble, R. P., Kracher, B. J. Preliminary validation of a model for describing the ethical climate of business community., p. 2431-2436 2010
  • Proceedings of the Sixth Annual Workshop on HCI Research in MIS, Montreal.
    Marble, R. P., Kracher, B. J., Corritore, C. L., Wiedenbeck, S. Online trust and heath information websites., p. 25-29 2007

Presentations

  • Presenter, IMA Platte Valley Chapter Women’s Leadership Meeting, led ethics session for CE credits; panelist on “Pearls of Wisdom”. 2018
  • Panelist, Bellevue University, Enron NET program. 2018
  • Presenter, Ethical Lens Inventory, Centris. 2018
  • Presenter, 2 sessions, Association for Municipal Clerks, Grand Island, Nebraska. 2018
  • Interview, by Stuart Chittenden, taped Live Radio Show, Mind and Soul Radio 103FM 2018
  • Keynote, Habitat for Humanity. 2018
  • Presenter, Ethical Leadership, Gallup, London. 2018
  • Presenter, Ethical Leadership, Great Plains Federal Tax Institute. 2017
  • Interviewer, Jenn Lim, Zappos, Better Business Bureau, Coffee and Conversations. 2017
  • Keynote, Omaha Empowerment Network. 2017
  • Presenter, Ethical Leadership, Kiewit Senior Ops. 2017
  • Presenter, Speed Ethics, Public Relations Society of America (PRSA). 2017
  • Builders (Omaha Young Entrepreneurs), "Blindspots and Ethical Decision Making". 2017
  • Decision Making, Risk Management Association 2017
  • Ethical Lens Inventory and Blindspots, Senior Ops, Peter Kiewit. 2017
  • Busting Blindspots, Omaha Chamber of Commerce, YP Summit. 2017
  • Panel member, Women Leading In Business, Women, Law, Business, and Philanthropy Conference. 2017
  • Blindspots, Compliance Managers, Peter Kiewit. 2016
  • Ethical Communications, Great Plains Government Finance Officers Association. 2016
  • Busting Blindspots, Union Pacific. 2016
  • Ethical Lens Inventory and Blindspots, Senior Ops, Peter Kiewit. 2016
  • Blindspots, Lamp Rynerson (also on September 28, 2016 and December 8, 2016). 2016
  • Ethical Leadership, Health Care Compliance Association, Kansas City, Missouri. 2016
  • Kracher, B., "Blindspots", The Mayor's International Visitor Leadership Program. 2016
  • Blindspots, PRSA. 2016
  • 'Why Data Viz is Everyone's Biz', Presentation at the Ethics and Compliance Officer Association Annual Conference, Dallas, TX. 2015
  • Greater Akron Chamber, 1st Annual Business Ethics Breakfast, Speaker, Facilitated discussion with Goodyear's Ethics and Compliance Officer, Lead Akron Alliance Planning Session, Akron, OH. 2014
  • 'Business Ethics Best Practices.' At the Connecting Silos Conference, Illinois University at Urban-Champaign. 2013
  • 'Business Ethics as a Competitive Advantage.' Hawassa University, Ethiopia. For 35 MBA students. For the Dean of the College, Dr. Fitsum Assefa. 2013
  • 'A not-for-profit Business Ethics Alliance Approach.' Presentation at the Colloquium on the Role of Ethics Centers, Association for Practical and Professional Ethics. San Antonio, TX. 2013
  • 'City-level Business Ethics.' International Society for Business, Ethics, and Economics. Annual Meeting. Warsaw, Poland. 2012
  • 'How to Bring Ethics Into Business.' Panel organizers and facilitator, Nick Baxter, First National Bank, Dale Gubbels, Firstar Fiber, Janyne Peek Emsick, Integrow. Conference on Values Inquiry. Omaha, NE. 2011
  • 'Online Protests, Universal Values, and eDemocracy.' International Arab Conference on e-Technology, Open Arab University, Kuwait City, Kuwait. 2010

Awards

  • Beacon of Ethics
    Business Ethics Alliance
  • Woman of the Year
    Midlands Business Journal
  • Invitee, Advisory Board
    Cary M. Maguire Center for Ethics in Financial Services
  • Top 100 Thought Leaders
    Trust Across America
  • Ethics Scholar in Residence
    Academy of Legal Studies in Business
  • Invited Participant
    American College Forum on Ethical Leadership in the Financial Services Industry
  • Omaha Businesswoman of the Year
  • Scottish Rite 14th Degree Ceremony