Citations with the tag: SOCIAL responsibility of business
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- Corporate responsibility.
Roddick, Anita // 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.
- Ethical sales gain ground.
Roddick, Anita // Finance Week; 3/29/2002, p56
Focuses on the advantages of cause-related marketing. Importance of social responsibility; Strategic alliances between corporations and charities; Creation of a positive image of companies associated with good causes.
- What money goes where.
Roddick, Anita // 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.
- The morality of business.
Versi, Anver // African Business; Jul/Aug96, Issue 212, p6
Editorial. Emphasizes the need to crusade morality of economic relations as a social responsibility among businesses in Africa and other nations. Impact of multinational companies on economies; Importance of returning economics to human dimensions; Need to include people in the creative...
- Consumers note marketers' good causes: Roper.
Krol, Carol // Advertising Age; 11/11/96, 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...
- RISE elects governing board.
Krol, Carol // American Nurseryman; 11/15/96, Vol. 184 Issue 10, p6
Reports on the election of governing board of Responsible Industry for a Sound Environment (RISE) for the 1997 fiscal year. Brief Information about RISE; Members of RISE who were elected on the board.
- Talking green.
Poe, Randall; Courter, Carol Lee // Across the Board; Apr97, Vol. 34 Issue 4, p5
Claims that companies are aggressively trying to get more financial analysts to value their environmental efforts. How companies can get the attention of Wall Street according to the Green Business Letter; Suggestion to environmental officers when they talk to their own chief financial officers...
- Beneficiaries of corporate support, 1995, by industrial...
Tillman, Audris D. // Across the Board; Apr97, Vol. 34 Issue 4, p55
Lists some of the 1995 beneficiaries of corporate support, specifically of the manufacturing and the service sector. Percentage of support for health and human services; Education; Culture and arts; Others.
- Some tort reforms are hard to swallow.
McLeod, Douglas // Business Insurance; 2/10/2003, Vol. 37 Issue 6, p16
Focuses on cases where tort reforms are not required to encourage responsible corporate behavior. Reason why society needs tort litigation; Bill introduced by legislator Ric Keller that would bar suits relating to consumption of food products that otherwise meet regulatory and statutory...
- 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.
Pogue-Campbell, Ann // Black Enterprise; Nov2008, Vol. 39 Issue 4, p22
A correction to the article "The Business of Giving Back" that was published in the September 2008 issue is presented.
- Serving stakeholders.
Jackson, Peter // CA Magazine; Mar2003, Vol. 136 Issue 2, p34
Focuses on the corporate social responsibility (CSR) movement in Canada. Problem with the shareholder primacy approach; Information on the report 'Dealing With Dilemmas' from Novo Nordisk; Managerial concerns of corporations in implementing CSR.
- 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.
- Global firms need codes, not lawsuits.
Choharis, Peter C. // Christian Science Monitor; 9/26/2000, Vol. 92 Issue 214, p11
Discusses the different methods by which the social responsibility of corporate actions can be influenced and stresses the importance of allowing corporate activity in developing countries such as Myanmar.
- GET STARTED IN CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY.
Choharis, Peter C. // Financial Management (14719185); Oct2002, p5
Presents ways to start corporate social responsibility (CSR) in the environment. Production of gap analysis; Identification of corporate objectives and action plan to implement the policies; Benefits of CSR.
- Minister hints at new CSR law.
Hayward, Cathy // Financial Management (14719185); Mar2003, p6
No abstract available.
- Corporate Britain's burden?
Hutton, Will // Director (00123242); Apr2001, Vol. 54 Issue 9, p39
Discusses the social responsibility of businesses in Great Britain. Importance of corporate social responsibility (CSR) to businesses; Views on the roles of the government in promoting CSR.
- 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.
- Is teaching "the social responsibility of business" a responsible activity?
Cavaliere, Frank J.; Spradley, Larry W. // Education; Fall95, Vol. 116 Issue 1, p86
Focuses on the social responsibility concept and major corporate trends in an attempt to provide a framework for analyzing the effectiveness of the social responsibility concept to the business educator in the United States. Business school curriculum; Problem of corporate hypocrisy; Corporate...
- To give...
Cavaliere, Frank J.; Spradley, Larry W. // Business Journal Serving Fresno & the Central San Joaquin Valley; 12/22/97, Issue 322241, p22
Editorial. Focuses on the community involvement of businesses in Fresno and Central San Joaquin Valley area in California. Characteristics of area businesses; Grassroot leadership provided by businesses.
- Fashion With a Heart.
Levin, Jenny // Harper's Bazaar; Aug2005, Issue 3525, p174
Reports on a fashion movement promoting social conscience, as of August 2005.
- Helping out: Public service activities by internal auditors.
Wilson, Tammy J. // Internal Auditor; Jun94, Vol. 51 Issue 3, p60
Lists members and chapters of the Institute of Internal Auditors involved in public service activities. Includes Greg Bryant of the Columbus chapter in Georgia; Jim Kaplan of the North Virginia chapter; John Nardone of the Central Jersey chapter.
- 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...
- burning career issues.
Causon, Jo // Personnel Today; 6/17/2008, p33
A blog on corporate responsibility from the website firstname.lastname@example.org is presented.
- Closing the loop.
Causon, Jo // 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.
- Businesses quietly show humanity.
Waxman, Lionel // Inside Tucson Business; 11/13/2000, Vol. 10 Issue 34, p5
Commends the business community for doing their part in helping the bereaved families of three murdered teenage workers of a local Pizza Hut restaurant. Economic assistance offered by the employer; Motel's offering of its facilities to families; Offering of discounts by cemeteries and mortuaries.
- 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...
- Community involvement--what's in it for you?
Schriner, Jim // Industry Week/IW; 09/01/97, Vol. 246 Issue 16, p70
Focuses on the growing community involvement of American corporations. Partnership with public officials to enhance business environment; Role in the development of a community's economic strategy; Offer of resources to develop the workforce and improve the quality of life in a community.
- Communications in a Diverse Country.
Adubato, Steve // njbiz; 9/2/2002, Vol. 15 Issue 36, p14
Presents answers to queries on communication problems in New Jersey. Causes of communication problems; Responsibilities of business enterprises.
- Donations Key To Keeping Non-Profits In Business.
Kindsvater, Lisa // Las Vegas Business Press; 11/16/98, Vol. 15 Issue 46, p21
Presents news briefs related to charities in Las Vegas, Nevada, as of November 16, 1998. Includes internal food drives of businesses to help the Salvation Army; American Business Women's Association's holding of a Wish Night to gather donations for charities; Festival of Trees and Light's fund...
- No reform until plant officials made accountable for damage.
Jones, Arthur // National Catholic Reporter; 2/18/94, Vol. 30 Issue 16, p7
Reports on the accountability of corporate officials for environmental abuses. George Washington University law Professor Jonathan Turley's opinion; Environmental Crimes Advisory Group; Turley's public interest work; `Potomac fever'; Pro bono Environmental Crimes Project; Investigations of...
- Social studies.
Jones, Arthur // New Hampshire Business Review; 10/11/96, Vol. 18 Issue 21, p42
No abstract available.
Jones, Arthur // New Hampshire Business Review; 1/19/2007, Vol. 29 Issue 2, p6
A photograph of the employees of Walsh Transportation Group and the members of the Portsmouth-Greater Accra Sister City Connection is presented, along with the information on the campaign to help the children in Ghana by donating computers for educational pruposes.
- In the dough: Industry rallies to raise funds for SOS charity.
Hayes, Jack // Nation's Restaurant News; 5/20/96, Vol. 30 Issue 20, p122
Reports on the 1996 Share Our Strength Taste of the Nation event in Atlanta, Georgia. Amount raised during the event; Generosity of key sponsors; Participation of 35 chefs from fine-dining, catering and contract operations.
- Back to the future.
McLaughlin, Luther // Outlook; Fall97, Vol. 65 Issue 3, p46
Focuses on professional efforts in business which aims to leave a legacy for the next generation. Volunteer work in the firm's mentoring program; Informal mentoring efforts; Devotion of time to local educational institutions; Involvement in local service clubs and community organizations;...
- ACCA Launches Contractor Showcase.
McLaughlin, Luther // Air Conditioning Heating & Refrigeration News; 6/30/2003, Vol. 219 Issue 9, p6
Reports that the Air Conditioning Contractors for America is seeking submissions for a showcase of contractors involved in community work in the U.S.
- Social demand and corporate supply: A corporate social responsibility model.
Angelidis, John P.; Ibrahim, Nabil A. // Review of Business; Summer/Fall93, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p7
Provides a conceptually based model of corporate social responsibility that can be used to understand the nature of the concept and to formulate socially responsible policies. Social demands and their determinants; Corporate social supply; Mechanisms of achieving and retaining social equilibrium.
- Enhancing retirement security through community-business strategies.
Gregory, David // Review of Business; Spring94, Vol. 15 Issue 3, p3
Discusses how retirement security can be improved through a collaboration between the community and the business sector. Policy challenge for workers, local communities and small business of providing retirement security while fostering and supporting the creation and the progress of small...
- Corporate citizenship.
Reilly, Bernard J.; Kyj, Myron J. // Review of Business; Summer/Fall94, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p37
Discusses the factors affecting corporate responsibility to society. Relevance of social responsibility to business behavior; Definitions of accountability; Significance of apportioning power to corporate decisions.
- Perceptions and expectations of corporate social responsibility: Theoretical issues and empirical findings.
Coldwell, D. A. L. // South African Journal of Business Management; Mar2001, Vol. 32 Issue 1, p49
The paper reports the findings of an empirical study of University students' perceptions regarding CSP in South Africa, which show that significant differences between black and white student expectations of CSP exist. The findings are discussed with regard to building a tentative theoretical...
Coldwell, D. A. L. // MarketWatch: Drinks; Nov2011, Vol. 10 Issue 11, p25
An appendix is presented of several reports related to beverages including "The Value of "Australian Made,"" "The Future of Functional Food and Beverages: Digestive and Immune Health," and "Best Practice in Corporate Social Responsibility."
- Corporate volunteering thrives in area despite tough economic times.
Rosman, Janie L. // Westchester County Business Journal; 7/12/93, Vol. 32 Issue 28, p11
Features employees' voluntary organzations in Westchester and Fairfield Counties. Corporate Outreach, a tri-county group; Corporate Volunteers in Action in Fairfield; Meetings; Membership; Projects; Provision of pro bono communication work for non-profit agencies by the Westchester-based COM/NET.
- RISE (Responsible Industry for a Sound Environment).
Hogan, Gina Kellogg // Grounds Maintenance; Jun98, Vol. 33 Issue 6, p48
Profiles the Responsible Industry for a Sound Environment (RISE), an organization which deals with issues that are legislative or regulatory in nature that would impact the turf and landscape maintenance operator. Components of RISE; Team up with national industry associations; Work on a case...
- Marketing for a better world?
Mason, Tania // Marketing (00253650); 6/6/2002, p11
Focuses on the social responsibility of business advertising in Great Britain. Advice of the Association of British Insurers on the risks of environmental and social impact of companies; Advantage of the release of ethical policy on responsible companies; Advertising strategy of automobile...
- WHAT IS 'RESPONSIBLE BEHAVIOR'
Mason, Tania // Industrial Safety & Hygiene News; Mar2003, Vol. 37 Issue 3, p14
Reports on the advancement of corporate responsibility in the U.S. Description of corporate accountability; Creation of codes and guidelines for social responsibility of business by the U.S. Council for International Business; Enhancement of decision-making by corporate responsibility initiatives.
- The determinants of corporate social performance: An empirical examination.
Stanwick, Peter A.; Stanwick, Sarah D. // American Business Review; Jan1998, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p86
Examines the factors impacting the level of corporate social performance (CSP) of an organization. Measurement of CSP; Distinction from corporate philanthropy; Relationship with the chief executive officer, employees and stockholders; CSP reputation rankings.
- Foundational Considerations in the Corporate Social Responsibility Debate.
Klonoski, Richard J. // Business Horizons; Jul/Aug91, Vol. 34 Issue 4, p9
Presents an overview of the debate on the issue of corporate social responsibility (CSR) and determines the responsibilities of business institutions to the broader society. Fundamentalism in CSR theories; Moral personhood and moral agency of corporations; Corporations as social institutions;...