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- More Than Syntax. Peak, Martha H. // Management Review;Jan93, Vol. 82 Issue 1, p3
Deals with the social responsibilities of businesses in the United States. Goals that should be reflected in a company's mission statement; Organizational goal of the American Management Association.
- This Community Bank Is Sending Employees Half a World Away. Stewart, Jackie // American Banker;2/24/2015, Vol. 180 Issue 28, p1
The article looks at the international social responsibility efforts of community bank Sunwest Bank. Topics covered include the international missions of the bank focused on fighting child slavery, abuse, and homelessness in nations like Ghana and Peru, the potential of volunteerism in boosting...
- WHAT GIVES? Mather, Joanna // BRW;3/11/2010, Vol. 32 Issue 9, p34
The article explores the changes in corporate volunteering in Australia. It notes that workplace volunteering is rising especially when it relates to long-term charity partners. It adds that non-profit organizations are seeking volunteers with expertise and skills. It cites National Australia...
- Make an Impact. Quigley, James H. // Personal Excellence Essentials;Jan2005, Vol. 10 Issue 1, p16
Claims that corporate community involvement is becoming a business imperative in the U.S. Desire of people to belong to an organization that contributes to its community; Role of workplace volunteerism in giving employees the opportunity to work closely with colleagues and participate in...
- Mission control. Emery, Michael // Training & Development;Jul96, Vol. 50 Issue 7, p51
Discusses the process of developing a mission statement and its use in employee training in the United States. Benefits from an effective mission statement; Objectives; Necessity of strong leadership; Accomplishment of the mission statement. INSET: Putting a mission statement to work..
- Print's missing reports. // Printing World;9/18/2003, Vol. 283 Issue 12, p6
Presents survey result on the corporate social responsibility reporting of the printing, packaging and paper sector in Great Britain. Impact of the industry on the environment; Evaluation of hypothetical mission statements; Lack of hard data.
- Zero-in: A Technique for Formulating Better Mission Statements. Lundberg, Craig C. // Business Horizons;Sep/Oct84, Vol. 27 Issue 5, p30
Although everyone agrees that they are necessary, statements of mission do not even exist in many organizations, and are inadequate in others. Zero-in, a new technique for formulating statements of mission, derived from the nominal group method, is a structured group process which efficiently...
- Is Formal Ethics Training Merely Cosmetic? A Study of Ethics Training and Ethical Organizational Culture. Warren, Danielle E.; Gaspar, Joseph P.; Laufer, William S. // Business Ethics Quarterly;Jan2014, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p85
U.S. Organizational Sentencing Guidelines provide firms with incentives to develop formal ethics programs to promote ethical organizational cultures and thereby decrease corporate offenses. Yet critics argue such programs are cosmetic. Here we studied bank employees before and after the...
- Volunteerism: A new strategic tool. Miller, William H. // Industry Week/IW;09/01/97, Vol. 246 Issue 16, p13
Discusses the growing trend among American corporations encouraging their employees to volunteer for community service. National summit on volunteerism chaired by General Colin L. Powell in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in April 1997; Benefits of volunteerism to a company; Permission of employees...