Corporate responsibility

Roddick, Anita
September 1997
Executive Excellence;Sep97, Vol. 14 Issue 9, p9
Focuses on the social responsibility of businesses. Companies' need to engage in good works and be a force for positive social change; Disadvantages of free trade; Description of a fair trade; Moral decisions expected by consumers.


Related Articles

  • What money goes where.  // Finance Week;7/14/2003, p50 

    Focuses on the corporate social investment (CSI) in South Africa. Size of CSI budget; CSI spending on education and training; Investment area for CSI; CSI funding for arts, culture and environment.

  • Consumers note marketers' good causes: Roper. Krol, Carol // Advertising Age;11/11/1996, Vol. 67 Issue 46, p51 

    Reports on the results of a Roper Starch Worldwide study on cause-marketing. The expectation among Americans that big businesses be socially responsible; The link between brand loyalty and cause-related marketing; Three companies taking different cause-marketing tacks being American Express...

  • Making it in corporate America. Pogue-Campbell, Ann // Black Collegian;Nov/Dec92, Vol. 23 Issue 2, p44 

    Describes the realities of corporate America. What to expect; Adjustments; Conflict on the job; Being positive; Learning quickly; Mistakes; Need for a mentor.

  • Nonprofits see corporate volunteerism on the rise. Burnett, Ginger // Crain's Cleveland Business;08/28/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 36, p25 

    Focuses on the growth of corporate volunteerism in Cleveland, Ohio. Benefits that companies get from in-house volunteer programs; Provision of advancement opportunities to employees who might feel unfulfilled in their jobs; Creation of a positive public image for the volunteering companies.

  • Ten years ago in The Corporate Board. Anderson, Wayne C. // Corporate Board;May/Jun96, Vol. 17 Issue 98, p29 

    Recalls the social and political responsibilities of corporations including creation of jobs and capital in the United States in 1986.

  • Divine intervention. Hurdle, Alice // Equities;Mar1997, Vol. 45 Issue 3, p38 

    Makes observations concerning corporate responsibilities in contributing funds and equipment to their resident cities. Jersey City's response to Sherwood Group's contribution of computers and cash to the city's educational and civic projects.

  • After quality, social responsibility will define us. Walker, Frank // Indianapolis Business Journal;11/15/93, Vol. 14 Issue 33, p7A 

    Discusses the responsibility of business to the community and to society. History of the movement for social responsibility; Theories of development; Effects of consumerism and regulation; Emphasis on quality.

  • Why does your company give to the community? Maurer, Mickey // Indianapolis Business Journal;03/06/2000, Vol. 20 Issue 52, p11 

    Focuses on the social responsibility of business enterprises in Indianapolis, Indiana. Response of companies to voluntarism and charity; Enhancement of company reputation and financial vitality through active participation in charitable and community services; Examples of good corporate...

  • Closing the loop.  // In Business;Mar/Apr95, Vol. 17 Issue 2, p7 

    Reports on the members of the Buy Recycled Business Alliance's (BRBA) upward trend in the purchasing of recycled contents products. Amount of purchases in the year 1992 and 1994.

  • Socially responsible entrepreneuring. Benson, Gary L. // In Business;Jul/Aug95, Vol. 17 Issue 4, p43 

    Discusses the social responsibilities of entrepreneurs. Opportunities from socially responsible businesses; Recommended readings for entrepreneurs on social contributions.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics